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Extensive Fire In New York

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Parent Issue
Day
20
Month
July
Year
1860
Copyright
Public Domain
OCR Text

New York, July 16. A firo broko out at noon in the iron railing factorj ofWra, VanDassell, Pig Allcy, and soon eommunieated to tho extensivo atables of the New York Central Co., wbiob in a few minutes wero daslroyed. The fire thence attacked the buildings on Charles, Wash ington and Porry s'treots, consuming, or noaterially injuring ten twu-story dwcllDgs on Charles slreet ; damaging every house on Washington from Charles to Perry strcet, nine in numberand almost entirely destroying eleven buildings on Perry street, from No. 138 to 158, inclusive. Oue hundred and fifty families are rendered housoless. Loss 100,000; fully insured. Tho Chicago Zonaves went through a splendid drill at Madisou Square today, ïbey visit Brooklyn to morrow.