The Louisiana Weekly, September 18, 1965
The September 11 edition of the Weekly went to press before Hurricane Betsy slammed New Orleans so it was not until the 18th that the city's African American newspaper carried news of the storm. Click on the image below to view the newspaper's somewhat hopeful editorial, from the September 25 edition, on the storm and its aftermath (use your browser's BACK button to return to this page).

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