Sun Ray Drug Store

209-211 West Main Street

February 8,1967

On the evening of February 8 a major fire, gutted the Sun Ray Drug Store, Levin Department Store
and the Cannoneers Sportsman Club. The damage was estimated at over a half-million dollars. An
estimated 250 fireman from nine fire companies fought the fire in freezing conditions, the fire started
in the basement of the Sun Ray Drug Store near the heater and was drawn up an elevator shaft and
from there fanned out through each level of the three-story building.