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June 24, 1914

THE ATLANTA CONSTITUTION, Atlanta, Georgia, June 24, 1914

* Watertown, South Dakota
* Tornado disaster (early 1st report)

This 16 page newspaper has one column headlines on the front page that include: "9 PERSONS KILLED, 40 OTHERS INJURED, 3000 HOMES RUINED", "Fearful Work Is Done by a Tornado Which Swept Through Watertown, South Dakota", "All Communications Destroyed By Storm" and more (see photos). This is a 1st report coverage on the Watertown, South Dakota tornado disaster.

Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Light browning, minor margin wear,otherwise good. Should be handled with care.

Category: The 20th Century