Paulsboro, NJ Fertilizer Company Fire, Aug 1897

$250,000 FIRE.

Woodbury, N.J., Aug. 24. -- The main building of the J. P. Thomas & Sons company, fertilizer manufacturers on Mantua Creek, near Paulsboro, were burned yesterday.
The loss is estimated at $250,000, upon which there is about $100,000 insurance.

Fort Wayne News Indiana 1897-08-25