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Arcadia, FL Town Destroyed By Blaze, Nov 1905

Arcadia Florida before Fire Arcadia Florida After The Fire

FLORIDA TOWN IS BURNED.

ENTIRE TOWN OF ARCADIA VICTIM OF THE FLAMES.

Fort Ogden, Fla., November 30 -- The entire town of Arcadia was burned up tonight, from GORE'S grocery store to the railroad, on both sides of Main street.

The Atlanta Constitution Georgia 1905-12-01

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Arcadia fire

Wow..my father Edward "Buddy" Turner was born and raised in Arcadia..I never had heard this..We lived in Osceola County (Kissimmee,Fl) But we spent many vacations seeing realtives who lived and still live in the Arcadia area...Thanks for the site..



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