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150 years ago: The night Galveston was almost destroyed

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  • Justjay posted at 5:49 am on Sat, Dec 1, 2012.

    Justjay Posts: 148

    I never get tired of these stories. Thanks.

  • LizzieTish posted at 8:25 am on Sat, Dec 1, 2012.

    LizzieTish Posts: 3

    Great story! Galveston has always had a forgiving heart and a loving tolerance for our rascally miscreants. [smile]

  • flyinghellfish posted at 7:03 am on Mon, Dec 3, 2012.

    flyinghellfish Posts: 3

    And like headlines today, this one is an exaggeration.

  • Fanfare Ends posted at 8:44 pm on Thu, Dec 6, 2012.

    Fanfare Ends Posts: 4

    Great history! We need more of it.