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Angola, LA Tornado, Feb 1954

Tornado Kills Convict

Angola, La., Feb. 20 – A tornado ripped through a part of the Louisiana State Penitentiary last night, killing one convict and injuring two others.

Warden Maurice SIGLER identified the dead man as R. D. HEMPHILL, 46, a trusty from Monroe.

Big Spring Daily Herald, Big Spring, TX 21 Feb 1954



article | by Dr. Radut