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Calais, ME Fire, Mar 1902

LOSSES BY FIRE.

CALAIS, Me., March 1.---A fire in the Calais National Bank Building early today destroyed the upper story, while the entire building was damaged by smoke and water, the total loss aggregating $55,000. W. M. Woods & Co., dry goods, lose $35,000: Odd Fellows and affiliated lodges, $4,300: Calais National Bank, building and furniture, $15,000. The cause has not been learned.

The New York Times, New York, NY 2 Mar 1902



article | by Dr. Radut