130 Years Ago
Accident on the C.P.: The Eastern mail did not arrive because of a culvert washing out near Wadsworth, ditching a locomotive and 23 freight cars. Chester Campbell, the head brakeman, was killed.
120 Years Ago
Miss Dollie Watson of Denver believes she has swallowed six dynamite caps and fears they will explode. After learning of the matter Dollie's landlady insisted she leave the house and gave her a pair of felt slippers to go down stairs with so she wouldn't explode... Her friends avoid her as if she had a contagious disease. When she told her story …