Day 45- 1985 tornado, part 1

When talking with people about stories of Kane, the tornado of 1985 came up time and time again. So, for the next couple of days we will hear stories from people about their experiences.

Today John Marconi shares stories about what he remembers from that time and how the people on the community helped.

 

A few pics:

Tornado destruction in the back

 

Rebuilding after hours. This is John Marconi tamping the floor of the new Kane Lumber and Fuel building

 

The plywood shelves outside that kept needing to be moved around

 

John Marconi and his dad in front of the newly constructed main building

 

What the buildings looked like, before the tornado and after rebuilding:

What do you remember about how the community came together after the tornado?

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