Ad-Express and Daily Iowegian, Centerville, IA

December 5, 2013

AC history


The Daily Iowegian

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Dec. 5, 1929: As the economy worsened, hoboes were filling the town. The worst were the World War I amnesia and shell-shocked veterans, half frozen, their hands swollen with pus, foraging for food in back alleys off the Square.