Manchester, NH Central Block Fire, Feb 1910

NINE RESCUED IN FIRE.

Manchester, N. H., Feb. 9.---Damage estimated at 25,000 was caused to the Central Block, on Elm street, and its contents, by a fire which originated in the boiler room. Nine persons were rescued from a lodging house occupying the upper floors by means of ladders. The block contained several stores and offices. The loss is about half covered by insurance.

The Boston Journal, Boston, MA 10 Feb 1910