What’s Burning?

Issue 3 and Volume 117.

What’s Burning? THE FOLLOWING LIST includes fires of $50,000 and over in the United States and Canada for the month of January. ALASKA Anchorage—Hawyer Building, restaurant destroyed. ARKANSAS Little Rock—St. Edward’s Catholic Church damaged. Marshall—Branscum-Harness Lumber Mill damaged. Morrilton—Conway County Lumber Co. and Arkansas Valley Wholesale Grocery Co. damaged. CALIFORNIA Los Angeles—Clothing store in downtown area damaged. CONNECTICUT Portland—Stevens Tool & Die Co. damaged. DELAWARE Milton—Vaughn & Sturgis Feed Mill and egg processing plant destroyed. Smyrna—Dwelling of George E. Wooten housing Wooten’s Clothing Store destroyed. GEORGIA Rome—Shandra Farms destroyed. ILLINOIS Aurora—Town Shop, clothing store and adjacent stores damaged. Chicago—Ben’s Supply House, wholesale florist damaged. Chicago—Kringas & Marzullo Funeral Home damaged. Chicago—Modem Leatherette Products Co. and Modern Craft Co. warehouse damaged. Chicago—Sidney Bar & Restaurant Supply Co. destroyed. Dixon—Eckman V & S Hardware Store destroyed. East St. Louis—Brick building housing South End Hardware & Appliance Co. destroyed. El Paso—Corn Grading building…

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