Archive for April 18th, 2021

GREAT EARTHQUAKE ON THIS DAY IN 1906

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At 5:13 a.m., an earthquake estimated at close to 8.0 on the
Richter scale hit San Francisco, CA, killing an estimated 3,000
people as it toppled numerous buildings. The quake was caused
by a slip of the San Andreas Fault over a segment about 275
miles long, and shock waves could be felt from southern
Oregon down to Los Angeles.

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Support Our Police Blue Line Badge Window Decal - Various Sizes

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