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140 years ago Does the Appeal think Columbus was an Indian, that it calls the vessel which sailed on his voyage of discovery the Pinta? Leave it to the printer brother Mighels, but be sure that in making the correction he don’t get it Pinto. — Reveille. No, we don’t think he was an Indian, but he must have known all about the Indians, for he used to live in Genoa, which is probably why he named his ship the Piute — which was the name written by us and mangled into “Pinta” by the printers — Editor. 130 years …

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