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Adams County News

November 2, 1898

Local and Personal

Monday night was hallowe'en, and Ritzville did not escape the usual boy tricks and jokes.

Marshal Rettig last Saturday arrested Chas. Frederick for the offense of trying to hurt somebody. Mr. Frederick paid his fine of $25 and costs and was released.

Those delusive fakirs that with their "snaps" and "free" goods have been patrolling our streets the past week should get the hearty kicking out they deserve. The humbuggery and swindling of these "hoodoos" is simply preposterous and if allowed to carry on their "games" at will our...


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