Monthly Archives: February 2010

VULCAN MISSED DESTRUCTION BY NARROW MARGIN IN 1927

Genevieve L. Sales (Herald Vulcan Correspondent) Friday, July 8th, 1927 is a date that still lingers in the memory of many Vulcan and district residents; for that is the day that the town was struck by a tornado! They remember that Vulcan was celebrating Dominion Day one week late because July 1st had been rained […]

The Rabbit Drive*

A RABBIT DRIVE – by Mae L. Todd In the spring of 1925 the rabbits in the Thigh Hill and Reid Hill districts were exceedingly numerous so much so that the farmers in these areas to plan devious ways to eliminate them. Shooting them would not solve the problem; poisoning them was dangerous because of […]