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"Well, enough to make the chickens go to roost. I remember one particular one. It was in the Sutton area. It was like a black wall that went over that area, south of us, there. It went through, and it was just like shutting a barn door. It was that dark, that black, and then it eventually came to our area."

Herman Goertzen on the Dust Bowl

   

Other Excerpts from Herman Goertzen's Interview:

Tractor Tires
Agricultural Innovations
Saving Everything
Flour Sack Clothing
Town Picnics
Fishing