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To: Morgana

the worst school disaster in US history

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Intentional disaster, but there were worse accident/negligent disaster

New London School explosion
http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/yqn01
March 18, 1937

Of the 500 students and forty teachers in the building, approximately 298 died.


6 posted on 12/17/2012 12:29:02 PM PST by thackney (life is fragile, handle with prayer)
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That reminds me of another tragic accident when i was in HS,involving a school bus at a RR crossing in Congers, NY in 1971.I grew up just a few miles from there.
14 posted on 12/17/2012 2:41:29 PM PST by Impala64ssa (You call me an islamophobe like it's a bad thing.)
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