f/8 and Be There
Fred Lynch

Frony recalls 1949 tornado

Posted Monday, May 21, 2012, at 12:00 AM

In a 1983 interview, Southeast Missourian photographer G.D. Fronabarger talks about his experience on May 21, 1949 when a tornado devastated Cape Girardeau.

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