Issue 1 and Volume 97.

The WATCH DESK Our inquiring reporter overhauls the firemanic news of the day Fire Strikes Home The two-story frame firehouse of the Delta-Cardiff (Md.) Volunteer Fire Department burned down last month, but not before the vamps and helpful citizens had saved the fire truck. Firemen said the blaze was discovered shortly after the second floor auditorium had been used for a high school play. The towns of Delta and Cardiff are separated by the Maryland-Pennsylvania State line. “I Make Fire” Sez Lad—and How! Three-year-old Irving Kirshner of 131 Sutter Avenue, Brooklyn (N. Y.) cried “I made fire” as tears dripped onto the cooky he was munching as he watched flames leap from building to building on Dumont Avenue, that city. Seems that little Irving, one of four children of Mamma Kirshner, who goes out to work each day, was left with a neighbor widow, also mother of four kids, all…

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