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Earthquakes have even shaken Clovis

Don McAlavy: Local Columnist

Clovis recorded earthquakes in 1925, 1931 and 1935.

At 5:17 a.m., July 30, 1925, Clovis felt a tremor originating from an earthquake which registered 4.2 on the Richter scale.

Its epicenter was just northeast of Amaril...