East Ta was, ilich., Seit. 11.- The forest fires about here are the worst knuwn for years. The wind carried einders over half a inile, starting fresh fires. Several houses and barns are reported burned, while the loss on crops anci fences is extensivo. No Uves are reported lost as yet, but little is yet knovvn, as roads leading to the country are ulockaded by fallen trees, and farmers are busy fighting the lire.