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SOUTHERN STORM LOSS.; Five Dead at New Orleans, Two at Jackson -- Property Damage Heavy.
September 22, 1909, Wednesday
Page 7, 301 words
LOUISVILLE, Ky., Sept. 21.
-- Central last night in Mississippi and swinging northward at the rate of 200 miles a day, the hurricane which swept the
Gulf Coast and left a trail of ruin through four States continues on its course with unabated fury.
|GULF STORM DOES DAMAGE
FOR SEVEN HUNDRED MILES.|
|Coast of Louisiana and Alabama Devastated Forty
to Sixty Miles Inland--Property Loss Variously Estimated--Only Five Lives Thought Sacrificed--Shipping Given Hard Blow.|
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| Los Angeles Times|
The tropical gulf storm
itself out along the Gulf coast, passed through Tennessee and was headed for Kentucky tonight, its fury having been greatly