Truth is the first casualty


When the Halifax Explosion hit, wild rumours quickly spread to newspapers around the world—Halifax Magazine looks back.

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Sources: Peel’s Prairie Provinces from the University of Alberta Libraries,, Nova Scotia Archives, New York Times Archives.


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