Courthouse relic signed, dated exactly 41 years before tornado

Times-Republican - 07-19


Editors Note: This article was originally published on August 13, 2019. We are re-running the story for the one-year anniversary of the EF-3 tornado. Over four decades after working as an electrician on the top of the Marshall County Courthouse, Iowa City man Bruce Christensen recovered a relic from his work on which he had etched a small message: “Electrician, Bruce Christensen, 7/19/77.”