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CARLA 1-1-1 ; '+u
Most of the water is back where it belongs --
beneath ships in the Gulf of Mexico.
along the Texas coast, little is where it belongs,
and the death toll from Hurricane Carla has reached
thirty-nine -- twenty-seven in Texas. die
damage is skyrocketing into the Stbe@
millions. From the air, the path of a death-
dealing tornado, a side effect of Carla, reveals
but a portion of the one hundred eleven million
dollars of damage counted in Galveston county.
V.8. Engineers reported today that Galveston's
seawall came through in excellent shape -- it
just wasn' t high enough.
ARMED GUARDS SEATED
Twenty-nine miles north of * the island, on
Galveston Bay, armed national guardsmen block
atwater-filled highway 146 between Seabrook and
Kemah. Both communities suffered devastating
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WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.). [News Script: Carla], item, September 14, 1961; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc960444/m1/1/: accessed November 18, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.