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125 Years Ago
Adams County News
June 8, 1898
Ten years ago last Monday Ritzville was practically burned to the ground. Since that time it has more than recovered, although it was a severe blow to the town at that time. We hope it will be many a year before such a calamity befalls the town again.
Local and Personal
Wheat is 58 cents in Ritzville today.
Mrs. Dillon is said to be very low with brain fever.
Postmaster W.K. Kennedy set the good example on Monday of filling up the pool in front of the post office with cinders. Agent Paskill says there are plenty more cinders and they certainl...