Local elections; Political candidates; Political campaigns; Southern Pacific Railroad Company
Article from the 1910 August 15 edition of the Los Angeles Herald discusses how local politics have been controlled by lobbyists from the Southern Pacific Railroad Company and cites the 1906 mayoral campaign as an example of their political tactics.
Reformatories; Schools; Children; Whittier (Calif.); Courts; Congresses and conventions; Whittier State School (Whittier, Calif.)
An article from the 1891 August 16 edition of the San Francisco Examiner reports on the agreement to not commit any more boys or girls to the Industrial School and instead send them to the State Reformatory at Whittier.
Sheriffs; Transportation; Whittier (Calif.); Whittier State School (Whittier, Calif.); Reformatories; Juvenile delinquents; Children
An article from a 1891 August edition of the Whittier Pointer reports on the claim that the legislature has made no provision by which sheriffs could be paid for their fees for bringing children to the reform school in Whittier.