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Calamity Half Century Ago

Imagine you are an 8-year-old boy in a small Kansas town in 1967. You are roused from bed, your body trembling from the sound and the shaking. Later you learn a commercial airliner has crashed a few miles away into a field.

That was the experience of one of CJL‘s own members, Ronald. Living not far from Unionville, Kansas on a fateful June morning when the plane fell from the sky.

Read all about it: http://www.pitch.com/news/article/20570414/fifty-years-ago-this-week-continental-flight-11-fell-out-of-the-sky-over-unionville

Thanks to Ronald for allowing me to share this piece of history with you.