Saturday, August 12, 2017
March 8 1909 -- In the Los Angeles suburb of Monrovia, a fellow named Henry Murray found himself unable to sleep because of the glare of street lights. Armed with a pistol, he began rectifying the situation by shooting out every light he saw. He apparently found the activity much to his liking, and ended up shooting out streetlights all over town, scaring the residents half to death.
Labels: Herriman's LA Examiner Cartoons