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The Daily Crescent (LA)
The Daily Crescent (LA)
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Description: Cotton Gin Burnt

Date: November 23 1848

Newspaper published in: New Orleans, LA

Source: http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov

Page/Column: Page 2, Column 4

COTTON GIN BURNT.—We learn that the cotton gin of Mr. Wm. Y. Chiles, near Springfield, in Greene county, Ala., was burnt on the morning of the 16th. About twelve or fourteen bales of cotton were consumed. The fire was caused, it is said, by friction

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