The Goldendale Sentinel - Headlines & History since 1879

By Compiled by Richard Lefever
Klickitat County Historical Society 

Looking Back

 


May 16, 1889 - 130 Years Ago

It is but necessary to call the attention of our readers to the fact that last Monday was the 13th day of May, to carry their minds back over the period of one year in the history of Goldendale, and while they have no disposition to celebrate the anniversary of the day that wrought so much desolation and destruction in our beautiful little town, we certainly have much to be thankful for in the prosperity and extraordinary good luck that has attended us since. Goldendale is practically less than a year old, for after the fire had swept away every business house in town it was a month before anything was done towards rebuilding, and notwithstanding the Sentine...



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