5 Issues Of The Escondido Times/ California/ 1902

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  • Sold Date: Nov 30, 2007
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5 Issues Of The Escondido Times, 8 pages, a weekly, July 3, 10, 17, 24, 31, all from 1902, measuring 12 1/2 by 19 inches. In front page stories---Bishop Thoburn says we are "in the Philippines by the act of God." Mr. Bryan would like to have the truly good Bishop point to the chapter and verse which tells us to go with bayonets and torches and water cure to preach the peaceful and loving gospel of the Nazarene.... The body of a woman has been washed ashore at Santa Monica with a bullet hole in the head.....The Indians of the lower Yukon river claim to have discovered a petrified ship, which they believe is Noah's Ark..... In County News---J.W. Hedges of the grocery department of Graham & Steiner of Escondido, accompanied by his wife, were in Ramona last Friday.....Ramona needs a lumber yard and a hardware and implement house...... Oceanside--- E.S. Graham of Redlands has leased the Graves cottage for three months and with his family will absorb Oceanside's summer climate...... Dr. Palmer of Davenport, Ia., accompanied by his wife, who is a niece of "Uncle" Jack Myers, visited Mr. and Mrs. Myers this week. Mrs. Palmer is a grandniece of General Thomas of the Union army. She has not seen her uncle for fifty years, and it as a pleasant surprise.....National City--- The Chula Vista yacht club has completed arrangements to take part in the Fourth of July yacht races.....John Kra ... read more