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 - Anedker Fire Aa alarm of fire, about i o'clock...
Anedker Fire Aa alarm of fire, about i o'clock oa Saturday afternoon, wae occasioned by the burning out of the chimney of a two story bncl house in Front etreet below Chesnut. " Several firs companies were on tbe ground, and in active service. Another Ditgrocrul Riot. There is scarcely aa alarm of firs that occurs in wLich we have not lo record sons scandalous violation of the peace, by the Goodwill and Fairmount Engine Companies, and which will not be stopped until soma serious mischief ia done, if it has not been inflicted already,. On Saturday evening, those two companiea came in contact, in Arch street, near Fifth, end a violent and bloody battle ensued between Ihem, in the course of which two members of ths former company, named John Brown and Robert 8heerer, received serious in juries : ihe first ia so badly hurt that he is not expected to survive.' All tbe parties engaged ia I Ibis riot should bo immedistely indicted aud punithtd: the impunity which is allowed to such fights is disgraceful to the city.

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  1. Public Ledger,
  2. 08 Mar 1841, Mon,
  3. Page 2

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