disaster hits wilcox home 1949

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disaster hits wilcox home 1949 - hens 54. ..Eggs 2 Wheatj _: Hits Third Time...
hens 54. ..Eggs 2 Wheatj _: Hits Third Time STUKGIS, July 20. (JP)--The number 19 is apparently · a. jinx Mrs. Ilene. Wilcox of Sturgis, whose home was the only residence to suffer serious damage during a violent wind and electric storm which struck at about 4 p. m. Tuesday, July 19.'* Dark, wind-laden clouds gathered over Sturgis. following ' a afternoon. Dust, blotting out visibility, reared_ into the town gusts of wind approaching the velocity of a tornado. Miraculously escaping injury, when the roof of her new home Worldwide, down around her shpul-jto our Mrs. Wilcox is now familiar with having disaster strike her " ome. It was exactly a year ago, July 1948, that a tornado destroyed been · Wilcox ranch home near ing about 40 miles northeast:she 'Sturgis. Oil January 19, 1949, completely gutted the Wilcox house, in Sturgis, only 20 feet where the new "home was yesterday. of

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  1. The Daily Plainsman,
  2. 20 Jul 1949, Wed,
  3. Page 2

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