It is interesting that the last sentence about the population of Star Lake was added to this article about Buswell. Who knows why?
- Bookwood Historical Collection, Star Lake
Fire Wipes Out Town.
STAR LAKE, Wis. July 2, --Forest fires have destroyed the Buswell mill and lumber yards and fourteen Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul railroad cars. The town is almost totally destroyed. The damage is estimated at $100,000. Star Lake has a population of about 700.