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Typo's riot: Mangus, the printer also known as the "Lightning Compositor," announced that he could lick any man in the office... Some words ensued when he got on Glenn, the "Washoe Infant," putting a four-line pica dash over his eye. Glenn italicized the Mangus proboscis and was hustled into the street... The typographic terror, after more skirmishing, made his way to the Magnolia (Bar)...

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Blood poisoning: John P. Martin of Battle Mountain ran a large piece of greasewood into his foot. Although he took it out immediately, some days after that, the foot swelled, …

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