mtn fire mar 26 1921

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mtn fire mar 26 1921 - PROPERTY OF; MRS,. ; ; STERNBERG DAMAGED',...
PROPERTY OF; MRS,. ; ; STERNBERG DAMAGED', Firemen Early, Today Called Subdue Blaze at Broadway V Dwelling, r The residence rrooertv- rrooertv- of Mrs. J. Sternberg, SOI Broadway, was badly j damaged by fire about 1:30 o'clock! this morning." Virtually the entire in- in- i terior of the building was ruined by f the flames. - The insurance carried r . was $3500, and according to the owner lt will require nearly ell of that " amount to repair the damage done. , The origin of the flames Is a' my- my- tery. The dwelling has been occuplej ; by C. W. Bears and his sister, Mrs. ' Elvira Monger who had packed all their household goods; preparatory to leaving today for their new noma In Indiana. : A fire had. been started la the furnace during - Friday evening;, and the occupants believed that the blaze originated lit some way front sparks from the furnace, as the flames appeared to originate in tne basement. However. Fire Chief Weaver ia of the , , opinion that the cause was due to de fectlve wiring. 1 -: -: '.-V '.-V '.-V if- if- f ' ' The household goods of Mr. Bears ; and Mrs. Monger, packed in th house, ready for removal, war badly dat J aged. They were insured for $1500. , . 1

Clipped from Journal Gazette26 Mar 1921, SatPage 1

Journal Gazette (Mattoon, Illinois)26 Mar 1921, SatPage 1
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  • mtn fire mar 26 1921

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