Jan. 26: Today in Arizona history

2013-01-26T07:00:00Z Jan. 26: Today in Arizona historyArizona Daily Star Arizona Daily Star
January 26, 2013 7:00 am  • 

1878: The first newspaper in Phoenix — the Salt River Herald — begins publication.

1912: Mrs. Julia Caldwell, an aged homesteader, is badly beaten and driven from her claim near Phoenix by a claim jumper who then hauled away her little cabin.

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