Peek at the Past
October 22, 2020
100 Years Ago
Oct. 21, 1920
What is declared to be the heaviest court docket in years will be presented with the opening of court November 1 in Newcastle. A change of venue in the case of the state vs. Frank Hickey, alleged slayer of Crook County, will place the trial in Newcastle. The case of the state vs. Walter Sims, on a charge of murder, is also booked but Sims, who recently broke jail, is still at large.
Twelve cans of brook trout were received by Mrs. E.H. Clarke, county clerk, last Thursday from the government hatchery at Bozeman, Mont. One can belonged to Mrs. Bertha Talbot and wh...