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WHAT’S BURNING

Issue 7 and Volume 93.

WHAT’S BURNING THE following list includes fires of $50,000 loss and over in the United States and Canada, for the month of June, 1940. These figures, compiled from the telegraphic reports, are based on estimates made at the time, and are subject to later investigations and consequent revision. Taken as a whole, however, they are an approximately correct view of the losses incurred. The figures represent loss in thousands of dollars. Loss in Month Ending June 30 Chicago, Ill.—Upper floors of Mayflower Apartments ……………………… 50 Staunton, Va.—Warehouse owned by Gibson estate damaged……………….. 60 Montague, Mich.—Cherokee Lodge on White Lake, owned by R. A. Fyfe………… 55 Springfield, Ill.—W. T. Grant store and adj. property ………………………… 80 Lawton, Mich.—Houppert Winery plant damaged ………………………… 125 Owen Sound, Ont.—Warehouse of National Grovers. Ltd., destroyed……………. 65 Chicago, Ill—Warehouse of United Brewing Co., damaged…………………. 65 Fall River, Mass.—Maplewood Specialty Mills destroyed ………………….. 80 Lyndonville, Vt.—Business property…

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