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Talmage, ME American Lumber Company Fire, Sept 1908

CALAIS, Me., Sept. 17.---The big mills of the American Lumber Company at Talmage and 650,000 feet of lumber were destroyed by fire to-day, entailing a loss of $150,000. The company carried no insurance.

The New York Times, New York, NY 18 Sept 1908



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