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Observations from the archives, 2003: Vikingland Games held in Alexandria

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1913, 100 years ago: When the fire whistle blew at midnight, the people who heard it hastened to the place of the fire. It was a vacant, old shack near the electric light plant, and the loss was not great. While this was going on, the Eagle Clothing Co. was broken into and some cash was taken along with a considerable amount of clothing. At the same time, the safe of Moses Robinson was cracked open and about $10 to $15 taken from it.

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