Blizzard Of ’78 Anniversary: 35 Years Later

This photo was taken on Boston Street in Lynn after the Blizzard of '78. (Photo courtesy: Charlie Zapolski)
Blizzard of 1978 This photo was taken on Boston Street in Lynn after the Blizzard of '78. (Photo courtesy: Charlie Zapolski)
A special edition of the Boston Globe from February 1978. (Photo by Mary Blake)
Blizzard of 1978 A special edition of the Boston Globe from February 1978. (Photo by Mary Blake)
Cars stranded on Route 128 south in Needham after the Blizzard of '78. (Photo courtesy: National Archives at Boston (Waltham))
Blizzard of 1978 Cars stranded on Route 128 south in Needham after the Blizzard of '78. (Photo courtesy: National Archives at Boston (Waltham))
Cars stranded on Route 128 south in Needham after the Blizzard of '78. (Photo courtesy: National Archives at Boston (Waltham))
Blizzard of 1978 Cars stranded on Route 128 south in Needham after the Blizzard of '78. (Photo courtesy: National Archives at Boston (Waltham))
Aftermath from the Blizzard of '78. (Photo courtesy: National Archives at Boston (Waltham))
Blizzard of 1978 Aftermath from the Blizzard of '78. (Photo courtesy: National Archives at Boston (Waltham))
Aftermath from the Blizzard of '78. (Photo courtesy: National Archives at Boston (Waltham))
Blizzard of 1978 Aftermath from the Blizzard of '78. (Photo courtesy: National Archives at Boston (Waltham))
The Blizzard of '78 cleanup. (Photo courtesy: National Archives at Boston (Waltham))
Blizzard of 1978 The Blizzard of '78 cleanup. (Photo courtesy: National Archives at Boston (Waltham))
Here is WBZ-TV's Paula Ebben during the Blizzard of '78 in Shrewsbury (Photo: Paula Ebben/Twitter)
Blizzard of 1978 Here is WBZ-TV's Paula Ebben during the Blizzard of '78 in Shrewsbury (Photo: Paula Ebben/Twitter)
Here is WBZ-TV's Paula Ebben during the Blizzard of '78 in Shrewsbury (Photo: Paula Ebben/Twitter)
Blizzard of 1978 Here is WBZ-TV's Paula Ebben during the Blizzard of '78 in Shrewsbury (Photo: Paula Ebben/Twitter)
Michael Barren, makes himself comfortable atop a snowbound telephone booth.  (Photo: Stanley A. Bauman Photograph Collection at Stonehill College)
Blizzard of 1978 Michael Barren, makes himself comfortable atop a snowbound telephone booth. (Photo: Stanley A. Bauman Photograph Collection at Stonehill College)
Here's the familiar face of WBZ's Jack Williams reporting on the blizzard.  (Photo: CBS Boston)
The Blizzard of 1978 Here's the familiar face of WBZ's Jack Williams reporting on the blizzard. (Photo: CBS Boston)
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