Old-timers have many memories of scenes like this, created Thursday afternoon when a major power failure plunged The Nonpareil and the rest of Council Bluffs into darkness. State Editor Verne Peyser prepares news copy about the blackout by the light of a kerosene lamp.
Daily Nonpareil January 29, 1965
Council Bluffs Daily Nonpareil Archives
Black and white photograph
Council Bluffs, Iowa
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