• Short Summary

    THE FINAL COLD WEATHER ASSAULT OF 1962 RIPPED INTO THE NORTHEASTERN SECTION OF THE UNITED STATES WITH INTENSE HITTERNESS.

  • Description

    THE FINAL COLD WEATHER ASSAULT OF 1962 RIPPED INTO THE NORTHEASTERN SECTION OF THE UNITED STATES WITH INTENSE HITTERNESS.BLIZZARDS HIT THE TOP OF STATES WITH MAINE NOW UNDER EMERGENCY CONDITIONS.HEAVY ROAD EQUIPMENT IS TRYING TO BREAK THROUGH TO STRANDED CARS AND HOMES.HELICOPTERS ARE SEARCHING OUT LOST AUTOMOBILES.

    HERE IN NEW YORK STATE THE TEMPERATURE DROPPED TO 27 DEGREES BELOW ZERO.NEW YORK CITY DID NOT HAVE SNOW BUT COLD WINDS WITH GUST UP TO 80 MILES AN HOUR RODE THROUGH THE CITY ON FOUR DEGREE TEMPERATURES.MORE THAN 41 PERSONS WERE INJURED BY FLYING DEBRIS.A RECORD 341 WINDOWS WERE REPORTED BLOWN IN, SIGNS WERE TORN FROM THEIR MOORINGS, POWER LINES WERE DOWN AND THOUSANDS OF HOMES WERE WITHOUT HEAT AS A RESULT OF THE LOSS OF ELECTRICITY.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAB16A74Q89IK6A0F1P4HNIOMSM
    Media URN:
    VLVAB16A74Q89IK6A0F1P4HNIOMSM
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    31/12/1962
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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