From the Morgue
Sharon Sanders

Girardeans mourn with Moore

Posted Tuesday, May 21, 2013, at 5:00 PM


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  • Here is an account of the 1949 tornado written by a newlywed pregnant young woman on torn-out pages of a calendar.

    It's one of the best pictures of the event that I've ever read. The writer was Kathrine Porter Russell Lamkin, whose family was associated with Buckner-Ragsdale.


    -- Posted by ksteinhoff on Tue, May 21, 2013, at 5:18 PM