Monthly Archives: September 2012

“The ’26 hurricane: refuting the myth that Hollywood was destroyed by that storm”

One of the defining moments in Hollywood, Florida history was the monster hurricane of September 17-18, 1926. Most of us who grew up in Hollywood before mid-century heard about the ’26 hurricane from family and friends who experienced it, and … Continue reading

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“Calm before the storm–early September”

To anyone who knows Hollywood history the month of September suggests the disastrous 1926 hurricane. As the storm hit on September 17-18, I’ll have more to say about it in the next post. Before that, let’s look at the state … Continue reading

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