Fehan grocery fire Olean NY 10-3-1893 part i

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Fehan grocery fire Olean NY 10-3-1893 part i - I h i n l NOItl'll U L . - A N ' v nil a n x...
I h i n l NOItl'll U L . - A N ' v nil a n x WUH i t i c a l c u h i b l and of the gradual ( . i h e I.id o f labor her- » t l l f t v v n und l m f r h . h a t am to m.o r k !· l y _cx\ w h a t e v e r un^ nr l y ol t l i e b - . n all v o u l r t mt fae f - pr s were to loo' u e i n e u t s am f e a r - i ol th. d e h i n h y n u a m i L spe-.-"i VISITED BY A N O T H E R DISASTROUS FIHE T»-»|S MORNING. Hi" A t i i M r l c i u i II ·!-.., Throe HUH!U«HH U l o f l i H , Thri-o I \ v « - U m s » »»«· Suvontl O i h . . r I'.ii'l i t - . K " O f s t r . ' y « - d -- * I,OHH ol Over !*:;.000, W i t h V b o u t !S'i5,OOO lu- M u r : » t ( C . -- i h« K l r e rh.»ui;lu. t o I l i t v w Ituju «l Ir.cciiilltirv O r i g i n . 'I'll" c i t i z e n s and business men of N o r t h O l i - a n were this morning given an- her forcible leN.-on of i h e f o l l y of doing v i t h n u t f i r e protection. A doxen or nore b u l l lings i n c l u d i n g ; hotel, four ai-,ine-s blocks, three d w e l l i n g and everal s m a l l e r b u i l d i n g - ' , were b u r n e d o the ground fiiiiioly leea\ne t h e y ware 'or ihe mo^t part old i-.inl dry ^uoden m i l d i t m s and there was no adequate means of tight in ji the fire. 1'he b u i l i i m ^ b u r n e d were the Amen ·an Mouse run by M- C. Sullivan at the orner of U n i o n and Pine streets, O. T. r l i " 2 i n s Son's urocery htore and slore oTtse, D.i^id Fehan'ri grocery. MicUael Fiiz^eralil'd liquor store on the corner of Union and Oak streets, M. J Haugh'-s ice house, b;irn and offices onPine street, he d w e l l i n g s of Bartholomew Dempsey tiiu.i na ID 1 · H i g i i i n H $9000; insurance at nd Peter Phillips O.ik street, the m r d i u g bouse of Mrs. John Sullivan on Pine street, and several barns and small- r outbuildings. The total lo^s is esli ·untrd at ov--r §30.000. with insurance of iot, much more than two-thirds that mount. The rire started about 1 o clocu in the ill store room in the rear part of O. _T. liggins Son's store at 474 Union The residents of the suburb about $7000. O. T. OSH is estimated »t ttoO with tliw Mtinde- dWVW. » * J ' v » » « » » * » ' * - · · " » · ' . . ville agencv and !j»,500 with AbramB SOUB Michael Fit/Gerald's loss 18 e»M- niftte'l at about S5.000; insurance with M),nd vi!l» $=5.400, with Abrann__89UU. Mr«. Marv H u i k , estimated in.Hurance w i t h Mandeville .. C Sullivan's estimated IOBH IH .10UU; insurance with Mandeville$1000. MI8. B. S Su'livan'" estimated IOSK is 812(0; insurance with Mandeville $200 with Abra.ns §700. David Fehan and Co B. e H t i m a t e i l loss i« $")000: insurance Abrai'uB 83000, w i t h Mandeville T i x u n a h U Sullivan's dwelling street eslimat.-d JOBS is $1000; insurance with Mandeville $900. Mrs. James bul- liviiif-. e K t i m a i . d loss is §1000; with M mdevdle S7--0 The loss to Mrs. Uemi-ev i" about SlOOO.partially covered bv insur-ncp. The losses to Mr. Doiio- v'an. t h . - Exchange hotel, Mr. Mr. Conr.cl! nad other slight damages rp all covered by insurance. J h Pi. and Maccabees hall lover Fiizger-. ild's store had all its fixtures and records burned Their loss is partially covered by insurance. NOTES. Mr. J. Haugh says the fire will prevent him from furnishing bis cus- ;om -rs as ut-ual as he has stock that at arrived. . Stephen Moll met with a painful ac- cid^nt by falling from the roof of a b u r n i n g "building, badly spraining ankle. He did much good work. The town records which were in. charge of Town Clerk Seeley were stored in the front of Higgins' store were destroved. It is generally supposed that the in both instances was set by tramps with the purpose of stealing the goods taken from the burning buildings. J

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  1. The Olean Democrat,
  2. 03 Oct 1893, Tue,
  3. Page 5

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