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Front page June 24, 1915: News' efforts to derail island deal fall short

It couldn't have been a happy night at The News' offices on Main Street when the long-fought-against purchase of "garbage" islands passed the city council.

"Gang's scheme to unload idle islands on city goes through"

"Warwick casts deciding vote after announcing he disposed of interests in combination backing deal. Coad slips."

In non-island news:

"Bank of Buffalo will erect new building soon"

"Present accommodations have reached their limit, hence stockholders are considering several uptown sites for handsome structure."

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June 24 1915

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