Re: March 22 1957

03/27/16 - posted by Rex Bell

I don't actually recall the March 22, 1957 earthquake but I was there and reacted to it. How can this be? I was 1 year old on that very day. My grandmother later told me she was holding me in her arms at the time. Seconds before the house shook she said I started crying. Then the shaking started. It opened up a crack in the plaster in our kitchen wall. My grandfather repaired it and the repair had been visible for years afterward as a reminder of that day.

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