1922 Flood Bristol, VA - Headline Another Flood Threatens City - Tom Malmay

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a to 5 on winning ! ' ...,, .. ... , c j j, ei . i d e n t i t y at Wyndale at 9:15 o'clock. It is said l TM ! that the flood waters are higher they have been in years. _ ! m a t r State street near Beaver creek i* al a scene of feverlMi activity. ANOTHER FLOOD THREATENS CITY BRISTOL, Va.-Tenn., July 13--Another flood is said to be ru«hintc toward Bristol in Beaver crook accord- ing to reports received here from I } i d ·mtT . 1 _ 1 _ ^ f t . 1 f ^ ^ . 1 n n 1 r T * J r . * - - l - l l j . of trucks is being kept busy hauling v.. w. «^,....- -~ c.-. --* , . V * , i mil san/l and sand baps wh:ch are bein K TM' K used as a barricade in the cnt . rance "ere of rtorcs. The f u l l working of almost ev^ry store in the _ down- town district have been called on duty. The creek is ^ n l l r - i -?owlv a n 1 .-io\\ij n n ent rate Warned of a.n . i m p e n d i Bristol merchants tonight mad. no lo- arations to keep flood." prep- entering ... one o'clock this m o r n i n g , B r .Mv-r creek, which runs through-the center of the city had not risen more 3 feet. o n e - , ^ ra t h a n thirtv ptore? -had f r o n t Tues( - org ^ arricadec { ;{it h sand baks a n n a r m y of se veral h u n d r e d men w..^-,. f^r- -V,*-an Vir\n»-a t-,-ir»r.'_ A " its i tol by telephone. uca a w a j was given about two months ago ! hours previous to a flood that sls ted a dozen streets in the center city. ! omstlf. ?ho consulted w i - \J

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  1. The Bee,
  2. 17 Jul 1922, Mon,
  3. Page 7

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