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Wednesday, November 2, 2016
August 1896 Heat Wave. In NYC, apartment temperatures reached 120 degrees.
“The death-rate trebled until it approached the ratio of a cholera epidemic; the horses died by the hundreds, so that it was impossible to remove their carcasses, and they added a genuine flavor of pestilence.”