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On This Day in Pittsburgh History: November 27, 1950 

The city and its environs were snowbound. Newspapers failed to publish; most stores were closed; schools were closed; deaths resulting from the storm totaled 15. [Historic PittsburghThe Pittsburgh Press

On This Day in Pittsburgh History: November 27, 1950 

The city and its environs were snowbound. Newspapers failed to publish; most stores were closed; schools were closed; deaths resulting from the storm totaled 15. [Historic Pittsburgh; The Pittsburgh Press

On This Day in Pittsburgh History: November 24, 1950

Auto, bus, and trolley traffic was brought to a standstill by a 30.5-inch snowfall — heaviest in the city’s history. Snowbanks on streets were piled as high as automobile tops. [Historic Pittsburgh; The Pittsburgh Press