Another Letter from Puget Sound: Fatal Personal Affray; Muss between J.D. Bagley (whilom of San Francisco) and M.S. Griswold

Title

Another Letter from Puget Sound: Fatal Personal Affray; Muss between J.D. Bagley (whilom of San Francisco) and M.S. Griswold

Subject

Politics and government

Description

An hour after Olympia newspaper editor B. F. Kendall fatally shot elderly Horace Howe, Territorial Legislator M.S. Griswold (from Pacific County)” advocated a Vigilance Committee to take Kendall in hand”, but J.D. Bagley, an old Californian who had been "exiled" from there by a vigilance committee, opposed the idea, and a fistfight erupted.

Abstract

Describes how and why Olympia newspaper editor B. F. Kendall fatally shot elderly Horace Howe. An hour later a fistfight broke out between two members of the House of Representatives - J. D. Bagley and M.S. Griswold - over whether a Vigilance Committee should be formed to pursue and punish Kendall.

Creator

"Juno", "An Occasional Correspondent"

Source

Daily Evening Bulletin

Publisher

San Francisco, CA: San Francisco Bulletin Company

Date Created

1862-12-22

Date Issued

1863-01-07

Medium

Web

Type

newspaper

Identifier

Article GT3000GT81637

Bibliographic Citation

Vol. 15, Iss. 76, p. 1, col. E

Spatial Coverage

Olympia; Thurston

Temporal Coverage

December 1862

Provenance

King County Library System database, 19th Century Newspapers

URL

http://infotrac.galegroup.com.ezproxy.kcls.org/

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