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26 March 1920 (Friday)

Aurora Borealis Plainly Visible
The people of Slatington were given a splendid opportunity to view the Aurora Borealis on Monday night. The northern lights, as they are commonly known, shown with a splendor seldom witnessed in this part of the
country. The attending electrical disturbances played havoc with the telegraph wires throughout the country.

Source: The Slatington News, 26 March 1920