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140 years ago Starved to Death. While Adoph Goffen was passing down Monroe Street in Eureka he was attracted by the sounds of someone moaning in distress. The sounds came from a small canvas tent on the corner of the Chinese garden. There he found in a nearly nude state was a celestial, groaning piteously and unable to speak. He covered the man, and went to the County physician, who referred him to the commissioners for a permit to take him to the County hospital. Once the permit was obtained, he returned to find the man who died shortly afterwards. …

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