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1930 Santo Domingo hurricane...

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September 5, 1930

FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Mass. September 5, 1930

* Santo Domingo - Dominican Republic
* Hurricane San Zenon (1st report)

The top of the front page has a nice banner headline: "Hurricane Death Toll Will Exceed 1000" with subhead and related photo. (see)
Complete with all 20 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

wikipedia notes: The 1930 Dominican Republic Hurricane, also known as Hurricane San Zenon is the fifth deadliest Atlantic hurricane on record. The second of two known tropical cyclones in the 1930 Atlantic hurricane season, the hurricane was first observed on August 25 near the Cape Verde islands. The hurricane was a small but intense Category 4 hurricane during the 1930 Atlantic hurricane season, and killed as many as 8,000 people when it crossed Hispaniola.

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