Providence, RI Fire, Jan 1900

$60,000 Fire in Providence.

PROVIDENCE, Jan. 22.---Fire in the Old Star Building, at Dyer and Custom House Streets, to-night did damage roughly estimated at $60,000, mostly covered by insurance. Snow & Farnham, printers, lost $20,000, and the rest is divided between the Providence Blank Book Company, the Providence Tube Company, and the Butler Exchange Company. The last-named company owned the building.

The New York Times, New York, NY 23 Jan 1900