April 27: Today in Arizona history

2013-04-27T07:00:00Z April 27: Today in Arizona historyArizona Daily Star Arizona Daily Star

1887: At Pantano, east of Tucson, outlaws pull the first train robbery recorded in Arizona history.

1896: Arizona's first passenger elevator opens in Phoenix.

1922: Arizona Governor Thomas E. Campbell vigorously rebukes those who call Arizona “The land that God forgot.”

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