Flood, Columbus, Ohio – 1913

Flood1913

Speacemaker Grocery (explosion)  Flood 1913

Post marked Columbus, Ohio,  Jun 7, 1913.  Addressed to Mr. Lee Weaver, 199 South Main St., Akron, Ohio

“Col. Ohio, June 7, 1913.   Hello Lee, Thought maybe you had a flood in Detroit.  What are you doing in Akron?  I am very busy at school now,  exams next week.  Ans and let me know you got this card.  Florence [Koontz].     X is the height of water.”

OK, so Grandpa didn’t tell Grandma he was working in Akron.  Grandma worried that the flood in Columbus came up to Detroit — that was really Grandma.

 

 

 

Advertisements

About Pat Shaul

Genealogist / Family Historian
This entry was posted in Columbus, Ohio, Genealogy, History, Koontz, Uncategorized, Weaver. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s