American Machinist

Twisted literature distribution. (Retrospective).

NORTON CO.'s GRINDING MACHINE DIVISION EXPERIENCED tornado devastation to the tune of $1 million on June 8, 1953. Luckily, the plant was hit during a shift change, so there were no fatalities there, even though the company's cafeteria roof collapsed. However, 11 employees did die at home or in transit, and all 30 cars in the parking lot were demolished. …

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