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Chicago Tribune Friday, July 25, 1975 1 i J- ff i I 4 in i id "Hi I- 1 i is nearly xoiai in me snaaow or water tower on the east side of Canton, where large ssction of neighborhood was leveled by tornado which struck Wednesday. Canton sifts thru rabble of twister that killed 3 Volunteers began wading thru the shambles of Canton Thursday, attempting to dig out from the devastation of a tornado that ripped the community of 14,200 Wednesday night killing three persons and injuring 74. Electrical power in the town 35 miles southwest of Peoria was still out Thursday, and police, guard dogs, National Guardsmen, and civil defense personnel were needed to quell looting. Practically every building in Canton's business district was left roofless by the tornado but most residential areas were barely untouched. Story on page 3. Tribune Photos by Roy Hall i liltii 1 4M 4 4b 4- 4 .4 r. i i L4 AoilW (ieft) is thru the debris of a retired on' the town's main street reflect on the storm of the home lies in the street. People were canton street Thursday, and residents of a home for the and the cleanup which was begun. Rubble from the roof lives possibly saved, iniuries averted talking of

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