PALMER, Alaska — Anchorage area residents were rattled by a moderate earthquake Friday morning, the Tsunami Warning Center reported. There were no injuries reported from the event, which had a magnitude of 5.5 and was centered about 70 miles north of Anchorage.
50 years ago:
SAN ANTONIO - Searchers at Ft. Sam Houston found today the body of a 41-year-old man just 1,000 yards from where he was washed into a creek Thursday during a cloudburst here that claimed three other lives.
75 years ago:
LONDON - The German radio in a broadcast heard here by the Associated Press said today that “new contingents of United States troops have landed at Karachi (India) and several points on the Persian Gulf.”
100 years ago:
Mr. and Mrs. M.D. Newton and Messrs Arthur Cone and Clint Hightower of the Badger Lake community were 6 o’clock callers in the J.C. Newton home Sunday afternoon.