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Colebrook, NH Downtown Fire, July 1903

Main Street Colebrook 1915

BELIEVE AGED OWNER MET DEATH IN FLAMES.

Colebrook, N.H., July 29. --- Several business buildings were burned here early today and it is thought that JESSE FORRISTALL, owner of the Wooden block, in which the flames originated, lost his life.
At one time, the village was in danger, but was saved.
MR. FORRISTALL was seen to enter the building while the fire was in progress. He was 85 years old.

Lima Times Democrat Ohio 1903-07-29



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