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LETTER: City warning system clarified

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To the Editor:

For those people raised during the 1950s, 60s and into the 70s, a community siren may have had several interpretations, some of which were confusing and varied with each community.

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The standard Civil Defense notification of an impending enemy air attack was a three- to five-minute wailing tone. If no such attack materialized, a single up-and-down tone signaled "all clear."

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