Looking back at harder times

Old newspaper articles show Benton County was hit hard by 1934 drought

Wednesday, August 22, 2012

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While the current drought has led some to speculate what it must have been like during the dust bowl, the following articles, taken from the Aug. 23, 1934, issue of The Benton County Record and Democrat give a glimpse of the hardships of those days.

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News, Pages 12 on 08/22/2012


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