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Philadelphia, PA Vega Dress Suit Case Co Fire, Jun 1903

PHILADELPHIA, June 5.----Fire which broke out today early in the building occupied by the Vega Dress Suit Case Company, Front and Arch street, destroped[sic] nearly $50,000 worth of property.

Cunningham and Seala, and J. B. Baxter's shirt factory were considerably damage by smoke and water.

Reno Evening Gazette, Reno, NV 5 Jun 1903



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