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A Town Almost Swept Away -- Other De- structive Fires.
The Washington Post (1877-1922) - Washington, D.C.
Author: Special Dispatch to THE POST.
Date: May 23, 1879
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CLINTON, Iowa, May 22. -- A fire broke out to-day in the dry-house of Lambard Sons' sawmill, which was destroyed, together with the following property: Office of W.J. Young & Co. and immediate lumber yards adjoining, embracing several million feet of lumber, also one million feet belonging to Curtis Bros. & Co. and several dwellings.

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