MARILYN HAGERTY: 1937 saw seismograph echoes in N.D. say, ‘Oil’
Published 05/15/2012, Grand Forks Herald
One story in the Herald 75 years ago talked about oil with a Williston, N.D., dateline. It said: “Scientific exploration in the Nesson field began Monday (May 17, 1937), when a seismograph test crew of the Geophysical Service Inc., went into the field to start ‘shooting’ and explore the field to find the best place for sinking the first oil well.Word count: 681
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