Back in the 30s, according to fox17online, your Michigan State Highway Department produced a film called "Winter Comes To Michigan". It featured the biggest stars of the day and cutting edge effects.

Did I say stars and cutting edge effects?

I'm sorry - it starred your grandfather waiting for his school bus and a "foreword" written on a roll of toilet paper.

But, it IS pretty cool to see what Michiganders used to have to deal with every winter. Check it out below. Here's the story about how MDOT got their hands on this.

 

 

 

 

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