WATCH: What happened last time 'Frankenstorm' hit New York?

Published On: Oct 29 2012 09:39:28 PM EDT   Updated On: Oct 30 2012 07:22:09 AM EDT

As New Englanders brace for Hurricane Sandy—the “Frankenstorm” that is expected to reach full intensity Monday evening and Tuesday—history-minded residents have recalled the area’s last monster storm: a Category 3 behemoth in 1938.