News from the Inland Empire

Ouch! Bread Prices Are Skyrocketing!

NW

There is a battle between the wheat farmers and the 3 Spokane flour mills grinding flour for baking bread..

Washington has always been a wheat growing capital of the world and the Spokane River fast current and falls makes grinding wheat...

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Memories

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The Meat Wars

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The Meat Wars

The Wright Market is in vigorous competition with the Montana Market who is trying very hard to beat the Fulton Market.  These are supplied by the Mitchem Meat Company.

The Metropole Market is a block away on Main Street...

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The Mill Is On Fire !!

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Sparks were flying everywhere the night of May 24th, 1892.  On a lovely spring night, the Spokane Mill was on fire and burning to the ground.

Just three years earlier the entire downtown had burnt down.  The 30 blocks in...

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Fun Galore!

NW

Starting Monday, July 29th and all week

    Mills & Christie

daring high wire cyclists and acrobats

every afternoon - 1pm and 9pm evenings

come and get a breath of fresh, cool air.

visit any afternoon and avoid the

annoyance of the out- of-town trip

 

EVERYONE GOES TO NATATORIUM PARK

       DON'T YOU?

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Rockwood – The Most Exclusive Housing Area

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"I want to buy a view lot to build an elegant house."  I plan to spend $15,000 on the house.  " What do you have?"

A well-dressed man in a tent booth was helping Dr William Dutton choose the site for...

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A Most Unusual Trial

NW

Emma Love established her competence by defending herself in court today.

Here is what happened in Justice Keenen's Police Court on a warm day in July, 1885.

THE INCIDENTS

Mrs Emmett Love was defending on 2 counts of "disorderly conduct".  Her next...

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