Could everyone write one simple essay about something that once happened in Saltaire…that they saw or were a part of…and put it on one big website? Somebody should collect a lot of stories before we all forget. Otherwise it is like a line in “On The Beach” : The history of the war that now would never be written.” -(JO'H)
Wednesday, December 5, 2012
THE STORM OF '36
HARDLY A MAN OR WOMAN IS NOW ALIVE WHO REMEMBERS THIS TIME AND PLACE: OCEAN PROMENADE . FRANK MINA'S MOM RECALLED THAT The houses south of Ocean Prom disappeared in a storm in 1936. "Mom said she remembers three at the head of Surf Walk belonged to the Dugan (Bakery) family."
Editors note: this post was originally published 12/17/07