Good Old Days
April 14, 2022
125 Years Ago
From the Colfax Gazette Friday, April 16, 1897
CAUGHT IN THE ACT
Earl Hodges and Arthur Baird Convicted of Theft
Gaines' Store Watched for Several Nights and One Culprit Caught Robbing the Till
Monday Evening Deputy Sheriff Green Smith arrested Earl Hodges and Arythur Baird, on a charge of burglarizing the story of F.W. Gaines in Colfax. Hodges was caught in the store. He had just tapped the till, taking 40 cents, and had concealed a box of cigars on his person, when held up by the officer.
100 Years Ago
From the Colfax Commoner Friday, April , 1922
Colfax Gets New Grocer...