McClellan Peak , Nevada

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McClellan Peak , Nevada - the the recently of extension owners together...
the the recently of extension owners together will unfinished livestock man hay gotten A forest fire two and one-half miles west of Carson City was brought under control late yesterday afternoon by forest rangers and volunteer fire fighters from the Galena Oreek and Glenbrook transient camps. - Burning tor six (hours, the fire threatened to destroy second growth timber above King's canyon. The flames were (brought under control after destroying a small stand of young timber. George Holccmb, Washes county fire warden, arrived from Verdi to "take command of the fire fighters. He had been called toy the Carton City volunteer fire department after the McClellen Peak lookout spotted the fire. The blaze was near the scene of the disastrous fire of nine yeairj ago, when two inmates of the state prison lost their lives whole combating the flames. At that time a huge area df virgin land second ^nowth timber was destroyed.

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  1. Nevada State Journal,
  2. 27 Sep 1935, Fri,
  3. Page 6

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