Joaquin Miller’s Son

San Francisco, Dec. 8 – Joseph McKay, who is in jail at Ukiah, Cal., charged with stage robbery, has been found to be the son of Joaquin Miller, “the poet of the Sierras.”  The real name of the young man is Harry Miller.  He is 22 years of age and is...

Valentine Wentz Electrocuted

Valentine Wentz, an assistant pressman of the Leavenworth Times, was recently killed by a shock of electricity.  He was about to adjust a lamp over a press when his hand came in contact with a wire that was partially “dead,” the current having been turned...