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Husband, Best Man Fight Over Wife

May 23, 2010 |  1:04 am

May 23, 1910, The Rose of the Rancho

“The Rose of the Rancho” Gringo invasion!

May 23, 1910: On the jump, a fight with an ax and brass knuckles ensues after Hugh Wilson of San Diego comes home at 3 a.m. to find his wife in the same room with D.J. Carroll, the best man from his recent wedding. All three of them were living together in a rented bungalow, but the landlord had ordered them to move out. Mrs. Wilson says she is going home to mother.

May 23, 1910, Fight