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Originally published in the Pacific Coast Bulletin, August 3, 1922

By G.M. MacMillan

Smoker 08-03-1922 largeUnder the flare of electric flood lights which invested the scene with the brightness of day, and in the presence of an excited throng coming to the camp from Seattle, Black Diamond, Newcastle, Burnett, Bayne, Carbonado and other points, Issaquah provided a series of boxing exhibitions at its smoker on last Saturday night which will stand out in recent fistic history of the Pacific Coast Coal Company. (more…)

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Originally published in the Pacific Coast Bulletin, August 3, 1922

Burnett Mine Rescue Team: Reading left to right: standing, George Kothe, A.L. McBlain, captain; C.W. Eidemuller; kneeling, Theodore Gustafson, Robert Wallace, R.L. McKinnis.

Burnett Mine Rescue Team: Reading left to right: standing, George Kothe, A.L. McBlain, captain; C.W. Eidemuller; kneeling, Theodore Gustafson, Robert Wallace, R.L. McKinnis.

The big Mine Rescue and First Aid meet is to be held at Burnett on Labor Day, Sept. 4.

This was decided by representatives of the Federal Bureau of Mines, the State Mining Department, and operators of King and Pierce counties at a meeting held by them at Black Diamond on Thursday, July 27. (more…)

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