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January 19,1936

A streetcar named stuck: Depression-era public transport grinds to a halt at West 45th Street in Times Square during a snowstorm. With winds of up to 100 miles per hour and record levels of sleet and snow, the storm caused five deaths from heart attacks and accidents.

Photograph: Daily News

 

 

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