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Postal put boys on skis
1940s—The biggest snow in Atlanta’s history—8.3 inches—fell on January 23, 1940. The city was almost paralyzed. One telegraph messenger solved his problem by coming to work on skis.
Atlanta Journal-Constitution Photographic Archive