The Baltimore Sun

Linda Di Lembo of Puyaalup, wash., was in Ocean City as a kid when "the ocean froze .. I remember actually walking on the ocean. ... My friends just don't believe me." I do. It was mid-February 1979, the second-coldest on record. Mayor Harry Kelley Jr. told The Sun that the ice slabs "froze the surf. ... I actually saw people walking on the ocean." Sea ice wrecked a pier and piled 15 feet high on the beach

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