Molasses Hits

By: Catie Strayer

Intro

Have you ever herd of 1919 molasses disaster? It all took place in Boston on the date of January 16 1919, a huge tank of molasses spills causes a 15 foot wave destroy EVERYTHING IN SIGHT. The USIA ( United States Industrial Alcohol) says defensively that a bomb went off and that's what causes the deadly disaster. The USIA was forced to pay 1 million dollars that went to the victims.
Real News: REAL HISTORY: BOSTON MOLASSES DISASTER
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