1938 Losses $302,050,000

Issue 2 and Volume 92.

1938 Losses $302,050,000 Fire losses in the United States for 1938 were tabulated at $302,050,000, according to figures issued by the National Board of Fire Underwriters. Large increases in fire losses for the latter months of the year brought the total figures 6.1 per cent higher than those for 1937. This is the first time since 1933 that the total figures have gone above $300,000,000.

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