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Description: Mrs. Hemphill Dies in FireDate: November 5 1880
Newspaper published in: Silver Creek, NY
Page/Column: Page 2, Column 1
NEWS OF THE WEEK
Gathered from All Quarters
A FIRE at Bridgewater, Pa., on the morning of the 29th ult., destroyed one frame and one brick building. An old lady named Mrs. Hemphill, eighty years of age, who was too feeble to help herself, was consumed in the flames. Two little boys who were in the habit of carrying coal for the old lady were also missing and were supposed to have perished.