Re: Rembering the 1957 Earthquake

08/11/12 - posted by Mike Moore

I was in the 7th grade at Holy Name. Our nun had us on our knees praying as the room shook. Small statues in the room were falling to the floor. Looked out the window and could see the large statue of Christ swaying back and forth above the arcade. The nuns got us out of the building into the school yard. The girls were crying and the boys were scared. A popular song at the time was Elvis's "All Shook Up".

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