Well, not exactly mine. My mother was a small child in 1936, and I was talking about the March 1936 flood with her last night. Then a bell rang and she said :
Did Pennsylvania get flooded? I remember my father talking about having to travel in a boat in Pennsylvania.
Pennsylvania Cities Slowly Emerge From Flood and Count Their Heavy Losses – MANY LIVES SAVED IN WILLIAMSPORT Toll Held to Four Drowned by Quick Mobilization of All City’s Forces. FLOOD RAPIDLY RECEDING Damage Set at $3,500,000 -Newspaper Functions by Radio — Heroism in Rescues. – View Article – NYTimes.com