Day: July 10, 2015

  • Mrs. O’Leary’s Cow

    October 11, 1871 (reporter from the Chicago Sun) Mrs. O’Leary, any comments about the fire for the press? Mrs. O’Leary – “I think leaving a lit lantern in my barn, next to my cow, was a great idea, and I’d do it all over again.” I doubt this interview ever happened after the Chicago fire […]