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DOAT IS DRIVEN RACK RY STORM Gale Prevents Search in Open Craft for Missing Ship ___ . tirouah freding death, either through fre* ting Houghton. Dec. 15-(yp>-A rambling blizzard from the northeast with the mercury rapidly falling and heavv sens running today balked the Eagle Harbor coast guard crew in Its search for the Canadian package freighter Kamloops, missing for nine days, with Its crew of 20 men and two women. The guards, after laboriously cutting a channel through the thick ice covering the harbor, managed to launch a lifeboat at daybreak today. After progressing six miles a northeasterner sprang up almost without warning. sending huge wavos breaking over the side of the lifeboat and covering It with a heavy coating of Ice. After a valiant battle In the teeth of the gale, the trip was abandoned and the coast guards returned to their station. To con- lnvltlng or being dashed against the rock?. 17 . 1 - 4 i.~r ruruicr

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  1. The Escanaba Daily Press,
  2. 16 Dec 1927, Fri,
  3. Page 1

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