Fire at Maryhill Road Glasgow. Fire breaks out in an unoccupied furniture shop spreading along the row of shops and trapping some families in their homes above. Fifty families were made homeless and one woman and one Fire Officer lost their lives. Saturday, 18th November 1972. Pictured is John Mathieson who rescued two children from the fire. Isobel aged 3 is held by a fireman and Robert aged 4 holds on to Mathieson's leg.