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Heavy earthquake after-shocks felt in San Salvador

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Two days after a severe earthquake shook the Salvadorian capital of San Salvador, two severe after-shocks were felt across San Salvador and surrounding areas.  Further damage was reported but again no deaths.  (By John Osborne)
Source Citation: 
The American Almanac and Repository of Useful Knowledge (Boston: Crosby, Nichols, Lee and Company, 1861), 406.


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