Worst storm of year reached

Transcription of newspaper article from the Sault Ste. Marie news (Sault Ste. Marie, Mich.), Mar. 10, 1888, regarding the Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company., Electronic reproduction of: Transcription from Sault Ste. Marie news (Sault Ste. Marie, Mich.), Mar. 10, 1888., Source: The Sault Ste. Marie News Sault Ste. Marie, Mi. March 10, 1888 Saturday   The worst storm of the year reached the Soo last Saturday night and howled all day Sunday in terrific shape.  It blockaded all ihe trains and the Sault did not receive any mail until Thursday morning. The South Shore  passenger was snowed in just west of Wellsburg on its return trip and did not reach the Soo until Monday night. The engine was disabled by an eccentric strap being broken or it would have reached the Soo Saturday night.  There  were 11 passengers aboard. Conductor Loftus did his utmost to make their imprisonment as pleasant as possible, until help  arrived Monday afternoon.  DSS and A Passenger
Abstract/Description: Transcription of newspaper article from the Sault Ste. Marie news (Sault Ste. Marie, Mich.), Mar. 10, 1888, regarding the Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company.
Subject(s): Railroads
Sault Sainte Marie (Mich.)
Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
Date Created: 1888-03-10