The January Puzzler

The Great Fire

The Chicago Fire of October 8, 1871 destroyed much of the City. Energetic civic leaders vowed to rebuild the city immediately. However, before rebuilding could begin a massive amount of rubble and ash from the fire had to be dealt with.

What became of all that debris?

Enter your answer as a comment below.

I’ll publish the solution next month.

Good Luck!

Larry

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About Chicago Stories

I'm a Chicagoan, have been for fifty years. I've had a consulting business in the city for thirty-eight years, working with many Chicago companies and organizations and others around the world. Before that, I worked the city's race relations agency for five years.I am a volunteer tour guide for Chicago's Greeter Program and introduce visitors from around the world to this beautiful city. I'm also a writer of several professional books as well as poetry, essays and fiction. The city has become my inspiration, education and entertainment. View all posts by Chicago Stories

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