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If you’ve March in January, you’ll have January in March, or so the old saying goes. Certainly there was cause to complain on this date in 1934, when a late season cold spell sent thermometers below zero, including 4 below in Woodstock and St. Johnsbury, reaching 8 below in Newport. I’m sure a few cold spots were even colder – perhaps recorded in someone’s diary from that time…