New Jersey State Fire News.

Issue 2 and Volume 47.

New Jersey State Fire News. The total number of Newark fire alarms for 1909 was 1,201, being 22 mere than the record for 1908. This includes what are known as “bell” and “still” alarms, but does not include the boxes on which second and third alarms were pulled. The total loss for the month of December, which is estimated to reach $250,000, will represent one-third of the total loss for the year. While much will depend upon the amount of losses fixed by the insurance adjusters for the latter part of the current month in determining the actual total for the year, it is estimated that they will probably reach $650,000. This will practically correspond to the figures for 1907, when the loss amounted to $657,370.49, but will fall almost $80,000 below 1905, when damage amounting to. $732,804.41 was done. The number of alarms received each month during the year…

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