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Early morning fire in Bayard in 1909

BAYARD (KWWL) -- An early morning fire July 14, 1909 burned the business center of Bayard. 

An article published in the Cedar Rapids Evening Gazette later that day detailed how the flames started in the Frankford Grocery Store.  The article said four buildings were destroyed before fire crews from Perry could arrive on the scene and put out the fire.

Damage was estimated at $30,000.

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