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Snohomish County

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Crime News

Father Quay, a Catholic priest of Snohomish, Wash., was tarred and feathered by a mob. He was accused of immoral practices.
[Stevens Point Journal, Stevens Point Wisconsin, August 15, 1891 - Sub. by S. Williams]

Washington -- A “tramp jail,” a ten foot fence with an elevated roof so constructed as to admit of the escape of sober men and to hold drunken men, this saving the expense of prosecution and board, is the latest acquisition of Sultan city.
[Mountain Democrat, (Placerville, CA), May 7, 1892 - Sub. by R. Greenlund]

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