A severe cold wave struck the area in 1940.
Five children were released from the hospital after a bus accident in 1945, but were due for a final checkup. Next post at 6 p.m.
It was 48 degrees July 1, 1945. Brrrr!
600 chicks (baby chickens, not girls) were killed in a brooder house fire near Rushmore in 1960. Next post at 6 p.m.