Thursday March 7th 1889: In the carriage Mr. Ward laughs at the thought of remaining in Humboldt County. Though his heart would stay, his profession and his wife drive him on.

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Wednesday February 20th 1889: In accepting the golden headed gift from the Thespian, Mr. Piratsky gains the method for holding himself and his culture up when the weight of the world presses down.

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Tuesday February 19th 1889: The local Knight playing Soldier Number Three speaks no words, but realizes the meaning of true frienship as he offers up Pythias to his death before the cruel tyrant.

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Friday May 3rd 1889: Among the crowd of disinterested children at Baird’s Opera House, one small lass understands her calling and determines to make her vocation that of thespian.

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