langleyville elevator burns

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langleyville elevator burns - Decatur. Illinois, Tuesday, February 23, 1954....
Decatur. Illinois, Tuesday, February 23, 1954. 'f - in, f rim , , , ijr ininmr in i,-"" 1 zzz ess -gsSrSz. I FIRE DESTROYS LANGLEYVILLE ELEVATOR Only rubble remains today after fire Wejft ; through the Blount. Brothers" Elevator near Langleyyille shortly before, noon Monday. Only the office' building was saved. About 3,000 bush-, els of corn were lost in the blaze and estimate of the loss was S40.000. It is believed that the fire spread to the elevator from a grass fire. The Taylorville Fire Department was unable to save the buildings.

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  1. The Decatur Daily Review,
  2. 23 Feb 1954, Tue,
  3. Page 5

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