Fire at Shackelford gin

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Fire at Shackelford gin - Small Fire At Gin The cry, Fire! Fi*e! : , rang...
Small Fire At Gin The cry, Fire! Fi*e! : , rang oat on the morning air?Tuesday morning and soon every body here who could was running in.the direction of the Walton & Shackelford gib, which was on tire, but, luckily, was put out by the employees, even before the citizens of the town could get to it, and without serious oss. The cause of the fire is said to have been the ignition of a match which was carried through the .suction .suction into one^orthe gin stands. \It \It was good io see; oar people respond so heartily in an emergency of the kind, even though^ they .. did nothing, it wag proven that they have lost none of their, old time spirit qf ooopertion and helpfulness.

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  1. The Muldrow Press,
  2. 23 Sep 1910, Fri,
  3. Page 1

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