I remember Carol. The eye passed directly over our suburban Boston
house. We had power longer than most, because the lines were buried.
About the only thing I remember (other than my Mom playing scrabble
with a neighbor) was the TV tower at WBZ and the steeple of the Old
North Church both blowing over.
At 9/28/2008 09:09 PM, David L wrote:
>Carol sounds like the culprit, since it hit Connecticut and the
>record company was there. I don't remember Carol..we heard about
>Edna a lot that September (we were moving from downtown Toronto the
>suburbs of North York on September 15, 1954) and we sure heard about Hazel.
>Richard L. Hess wrote:
>>At 11:33 PM 2008-09-28, David Lennick wrote:
>>>I've heard of records being destroyed in shipping, in a fire at
>>>the pressing plant, in an accident during processing, but I've
>>>never heard of a record being unissued because the entire stock
>>>was destroyed during a hurricane. Edna or Hazel, I wonder?
>>It appears that it could be Carol or Edna
>>Hurricane Hazel was more of a Toronto thing...
>>Here is a summary of all of them (scroll down for Hazel)
>>Wow! 1954 was a really bad year for northern hurricanes. Let's hope
>>Kyle dosent bother our friends in the Maritimes too much!
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