Insulators broken by cowboys

[Trade Journal]

Publication: Electrical World

New York, NY, United States
vol. 16, no. 4, p. 61, col. 3

News of the Week.


Every telegraph wire on the Union Pacific Railway near Sidney, Neb., is reported to have been cut recently by bullets from the revolvers of a lot of cowboys. All the glass insulators in the vicinity were also broken by the same means. Communication was interrupted for nearly a day.


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Researcher:Bob Stahr
Date completed:October 3, 2010 by: Bob Stahr;