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"Charole"--The Life of Branciforte Bandido Faustino Lorenzana, by Phil ReaderIn 1885 a reporter for the Santa Cruz Sentinel asked ex-sheriff Charlie Lincoln who was the most notorious character that ... [Read more]
"Charole"-- Part 2, by Phil ReaderWhen the grand jury convened in early February, 1860, an indictment for assault with a deadly weapon was found against ... [Read more]
"Charole"-- Part 3, by Phil ReaderWord of the killing spread quickly through Santa Cruz and before long there was a large posse in the saddle ... [Read more]
"Charole"-- Part 4, by Phil ReaderThe action of the vigilantes may have put an end to Pedro Lorenzana's life, but it also effectively ended the ... [Read more]
History of the Santa Cruz Harbor, by Santa Cruz Port DistrictThe Santa Cruz Port District was formed in 1950 by election of the people for the purpose of developing harbor ... [Read more]
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This is part of The History of Floods on the San Lorenzo River in the City of Santa Cruz.
Excerpted from Degree of Damage and Public Reaction to Floods by Daniel McMahon