“When the school blew up, the ink bottles on the desk flew clear to the ceiling.”
97-year-old Willis Cressman, who survived the Bath School disaster of 1927, with Johanna Cushman-Balzer, the daughter of his younger sister, Wilma, who was also at the school that day.
Image of Willis Cressman and his niece Johanna Balzer
97-year-old Willis Cressman, who survived the Bath School disaster of 1927, with Johanna Cushman-Balzer, the daughter of his younger sister, Wilma, ...
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Recorded in DeWitt, Michigan
Recorded in DeWitt, Michigan
Produced by Michael Garofalo
Facilitated by Lily Percy
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