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Devastated by a $4 Million fire; the town of Cobalt is already taking the first steps toward re-building. Northern Affairs Minister Leo Bernier announced an immediate grant of $500;000 yesterday; along with a souped-up provincial relief program. Money has begun to pour in; including a $7;000 cheque from a Canadian Legion convention in London. Ont. Local mines have each pledged $1;000 plus low-interest $500 loans to those made homeless. Open in full size

Devastated by a $4 Million fire; the town of Cobalt is already taking the first steps toward re-building. Northern Affairs Minister Leo Bernier announced an immediate grant of $500;000 yesterday; along with a souped-up provincial relief program. Money has begun to pour in; including a $7;000 cheque from a Canadian Legion convention in London. Ont. Local mines have each pledged $1;000 plus low-interest $500 loans to those made homeless.

Picture, 1977, English

Devastated by a $4 Million fire; the town of Cobalt is already taking the first steps toward re-building. Northern Affairs Minister Leo Bernier announced an immediate grant of $500;000 yesterday; along with a souped-up provincial relief program. Money has begun to pour in; including a $7;000 cheque from a Canadian Legion convention in London. Ont. Local mines have each pledged $1;000 plus low-interest $500 loans to those made homeless.

Picture, 1977, English

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Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

Accidents - Fires - Cobalt; Ontario

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0000522f