Carlisle Paper Box Fire 1925

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Carlisle Paper Box Fire 1925 - second section : - - - - - or to: ot J of ....
second section : - - - - - or to: ot J of . CARLISLE PAPER BOX FACTORY IS WRECKED BY FIRE Plan to Open Business Temporarily in Another Property ' v Carlisle, July 15 Firemen to - ' day were engaged In tearing down ruins of the Carlisle Paper Box Company building, destroyed last night when fire of undertermlned origin broke out in the two and one - half story frame structure. Damage will reach $75,000, it was stated this morning by W. I. Tay, Carlisle, superintendent and principal owner of the factory. Insurance is expected to cover 90 per cent, of the damage. . " ' Negotiations wo. - under way this morning looking toward resumption of operations in a nearby build ing. .ir. iay saiu ne would give no official statement until the negotiations have reached a more definite point, but he indicted that he hai such a plan' In view. . About thirty employes, for the most part ..women and girls, worked in the factory. ,.' Cause of the blaze tl!l U a. my - LeCi'Mr' Tay and employes left the building about 5 o'clock yesterday afternoon, no one remaining In the factory. The alarm vas sent In at 0.10. Send General Alarm , ,l s , A general alarm was sent 'in.W. ., . e companies answered Lars:e Quantities, of paper ?"ni.HMte t0red the baseViint United, and soon the whole suue - ture was ablaze. hov11'" conflned ' - he fire to the box factory, and the three io, - v frame factory of the Bedford Shoe company, across ; c atreet. a id a ing plant, were not damage!. romriendehlp and Cumberland Fire aU ngnt8 remalne(l ;on the scene . IMendship firemen still were at dPm?ie,i1 thIau mining, assisting fn demolishing the sldewalls and roor of the building, which remained. m.:b 22, fireman. . was . overcome hv mni,. ' a,i v """n uui won recov - reTelvreeKd,n Sn1eare', 26, fireman, received body bruises when he umped from the roof of the facto?? ti. t ?IOUnd ns an "joining sec - ThrA ro.?' re" int0 tn ar - p' - injure, Thfhemen rr"vi Mlht 2 ih ?.uey ,are: rstei' Wetzel, a, John Chronister, 20. and ln - . en.e Yeager. 20. Xone ofThe ttre - ' men sustained serious Injury ?, The Carltele Paper Box company orv !.? t.h" ,nters1 of toiy and C street. The plant fui - - tt"fb.Xe". f'' S'VeraI 0 the & shoev factories. Machinery in th factory some of which was new! as damaged. Two carloads , of cardboard s had been stored I in the t the .books , and records of the company were saved " ' Ax,t!egrra,Ph Pole wasbroken'o'ft at West and B atrefta whn an auto mobile., wis divef jltT . " rattle rope which was tied to the pole" for aeTk" in't hUntin - . k ln the water maln at engfnrhr 1 The on engine broke down last night and will require extensive repairs - Will Build Two

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  1. Harrisburg Telegraph,
  2. 15 Jul 1925, Wed,
  3. Page 9

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