This city and vicinity were exceedingly alarmed, last Sabbath, about four o'clock, P.M. by a tremendous westerly tornado, which continued about 20 minutes, twisting off limbs of trees, unroofing houses, and tumbling down chimnies [sic] ... Terrible was the havoc on the water....
Sound familiar? Except for the unorthodox spelling, this newspaper account of wild weather reads like any published in recent months, but it ran originally on July...Read More
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