Friday, December 9, 2022

Category: This Day in History

This Day in Susanville History – June 23rd, 1950

Susanville’s Golden Jubilee Whole Town Ready for Weekend Fete June 23rd, 1950 All is in readiness for the gala celebration of Susanville's 50th anniversary as an incorporated...

This Day in Susanville History – June 22nd, 1929

Notes from the Honey Lake Valley June 22rd, 1929 Polish Colony Head is Held Another echo of the plan of Stanislaus Przbysz, priest of a Polish church,...

This Day in Susanville History – June 21st, 1942

SUSANVILLE MILITIA TO BE FORMED June 22nd, 1942 Lassen, Plumas and Sierra counties are completing the licensing of ten state militia groups, according to Recruiting Officer...

This Day in Susanville History – June 20th, 1888

A Saloon Keeper Vanquished June 20th, 1888 For sometime past an enterprising saloon-keeper of Susanville has operated a saloon on wheels at the front of the...

This Day in Susanville History – June 16th, 1875

Captain Merrill the Savior of Susanville From the Quincy Plumas National June 16th, 1875 The Advocate of last week says: "Captain Merrill's Susanville saw-mill occupies one of...

This Day in Susanville History – June 15th, 1902

MAY BE ANOTHER POMPEII. Ruins of Ancient Settlement Found Under a Lava Bed June 15th, 1902 Edgar Cox, a miner, lately reached Redding, California after a hard...