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Street Evangelist Starts Riot

April 25, 1910, Riot

April 25, 1910: Timothy Callahan, who runs a small mission  near San Pedro and 3rd streets, is mobbed when he sets up a pulpit on Los Angeles Street and offers money to the needy. “The man who a few seconds before was anxious to do his fellow men good was very busy trying to kill a few,” The Times says.

April 25, 
1910, Riot
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