The 1924 Tornado in Lorain & Sandusky: Deadliest in Ohio History (Disaster)

By: Betsy D'Annibale

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CLEAN!! No marks. Might as well be new. Appears unread. . . . . . . June 28, 1924, dawned hot and sunny, with fluffy white clouds hovering over a blue and inviting Lake Erie. For two Ohio communities, Lorain and Sandusky, the day ended in unimaginable disaster. In the late afternoon, the blue sky turned dark, and the wispy white puffs morphed into a mass of black thunderclouds as a monster formed on the lake. An F4 tornado, unexpected and not understood, was born from a thunderstorm on the now turbulent waters of Lake Erie. It charged ashore, smashing into Sandusky, retreated again to the lake and then headed east before turning abruptly south to make landfall in Lorain. Before the massive funnel lifted, it would destroy a city, create death records still unbroken and change the lives of thousands of people.

Title: The 1924 Tornado in Lorain & Sandusky: Deadliest in Ohio History (Disaster)

Author Name: Betsy D'Annibale

Categories: Local Interest,

Publisher: The History Press: June 2014

ISBN Number: 1626196362

ISBN Number 13: 9781626196360

Size: Trade Paperback

Book Condition: Used - Like New

Seller ID: 76878