Gormania Fire

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Gormania Fire - or MIT Eight Buildings Destroyed Monday Night....
or MIT Eight Buildings Destroyed Monday Night. LOSS PLACED AT In requests Opera from candidates every the of body Dem Fire Originated In K. of P. Hall--De* stroyed Home and Office of Dr. brinkwater--Store and Stock of Beckm;n Wolf. Every building in Gormania, W. was threatened with destruction by 'fire.last night, and it was only by most heroic work that the fire was conquered, but before it was extinguished the K. of P. hall, two and three dwellings were completely j destroyed. S The fire was first discovered about midnight in the hall. An alarm was given and soon there was a fighting the flames, but the only apparatus at hand were buckets and soon other tiuildings were ablaze. by step the men fought the fire to be driven back until a vacant of ex- of Dr ter. The postoffiee was also I damaged. J It is claimed the fire was of incendiary origin. · Later information states that the principal building was a fine-structure known as K. of P. Hall, belonging the Knights of Pythias. J Another building destroyed was the store room and large stock of · of the firm of Beckman Wolf. Reid, whose store adjoined the hall, lost his stock of goods also. The ' loss. «vill exceed $25,000 · » -^ =s.

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  1. Cumberland Evening Times,
  2. 26 Sep 1905, Tue,
  3. Page 1

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