A Look Back in Time: Jan. 22, 1920

Now here's Sheridan Media's look back in time, to 100 years ago, by reporter Pat Blair as published in the Sheridan Enterprise newspaper on Jan. 22, 1920.


Peter Kooi, who for more than a decade has been one of the prominent coal operators in the Sheridan field, has been selected as president of the Sheridan-Wyoming Coal Company. The new corporation organized following the merger of the mines in the Sheridan field on Dec. 31.

A delegation of Gillette business men arrived in Sheridan this afternoon to meet with the Sheridan Commercial club to discuss matters related to the Custer Battlefield Hiway.

Two well-fed porkers strolled up Main street today. They were duly apprehended and incarcerated in the city pound pending further action.

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