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By Compiled From Wire Service Dispatches With Analysis From Monitor Correspondents Around The World, Edited By Linda Feldmann / August 12, 1983



Much of New York's garment district may not get its power back before Monday, officials said. A fire in an underground substation caused the blackout in the 12-block area Wednesday. Manufacturers, facing huge losses during one of the year's busiest selling weeks, set up showrooms in hotels, apartments, and on sidewalks.

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