Same story – different millennium.
May 30 1947.-The possibility of a prodigious rise in the surface of the ocean with resultant widespread inundation
if the Antarctic ice regions and the major Greenland icecap should reduce at the same rate as the present melting in the Arctic, oceanic surfaces would rise to catastrophic proportions and people living in the lowlands along their shores would be inundated. He said that temperatures in the Arctic had increased 10 deg. Fahrenheit since 1900–an “enormous” rise from a scientific standpoint.
“The Arctic change is so serious that I hope an international agency can speedily be formed to study the conditions on a global basis.”