On May 15, 1957 a tornado killed twenty people in the Texas Panhandle.
“the 28th straight day of violent weather in Texas. In April and May, beginning with a Dallas tornado which took II lives April 2. floods. tornadoes and lightning have killed an estimated 65 persons in the state. Torrential downpours and vice ‘lent hailstorms accompanied the ‘ tornadoes Wednesday aid sent streams roaring over highways and into lowlands. At one time water la feet deep covered U. S. Highway 237 four miles west of Clarendon.”