Issue 6 and Volume 7.

TOPICS OF THE DAY TEN or more persons lost their lives and several more were injured in a burning tenement house in Boston early last Sunday morning. The building was so complete a tinderbox that within twenty minutes after the fire was discovered it was practically gutted, while there was not a fire escape on it; in addition, it is reported that signs pointing to incendiarism were noticed by the police. These facts call for a searching investigation by Fire Marshall Whitcomb. He has hitherto done good work. Let the responsibility for this latest holocaust be promptly fixed, and. the guilty brought to justice. ELECTRIC wires are no respecters of persons, and it was only by a piece of dumb luck that the Queen of Greece recently escaped instant death when one became detached from its fastenings and fell upon her as she was walking in the palace grounds. By…

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