Leadership

Brooklyn Department.

Issue 43 and Volume 2.

Brooklyn Department. The Brooklyn Firemen are not going to take any part in the approaching election and it is understood they will be allowed to vote as they are inclined THE danger of kerosene, it seems, will never be fully understood. Three girls have been burned to death in Brooklyn during the past week while using it as a means of kindling fires. The refusal of the clerk Esop in the American District Telegraph office, on Fulton street, to send out an alarm of fire which occurred two doors from his office, caused considerable indignation among the people in the vicinity. Ex-Fire-Commissioner Brown buried his son Charles on Tuesday. The deceased was a very promising young man. His disease was somewhat singular, as be gradually wasted away until he became almost a skeleton, when he died, apparently without the least pain. The oil works of Leonard & Ellis, at the…

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