BACK IN TIME: Widmann Hotel fire

October 30, 2011 at 7:45 pm in The Daily Republic

Fire destroyed the four story Widmann Hotel and two other buildings on April 14, 1950. The fire, believed to have originated in the Moose Club Rooms, which occupied the northeast corner of the first floor, was discovered at about 7:55 a.m. by Mrs. Robert Miller, a maid at the hotel. Continue Reading