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February 22, 2014 12:21 AM

OLLI Column | Course examines lessons from Dust Bowl

Imagine plagues of grasshoppers and hordes of jack rabbits devouring everything in sight, a drought that lasted 10 years with soaring temperatures, and billowing black clouds of dust that killed animals and people — 10,000 feet high, 200 miles wide and traveling 60 mph.

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