1898: The mining camp of Congress is destroyed by fire, resulting in two deaths and $50,000 worth of property damage.
1910: The Territorial Board of Control accepts bids and orders construction of the Pioneers' Home in Prescott.
1919: A Victory Fair opens in Tucson to celebrate the end of World War I. A squadron of military airplanes flies in from San Diego to present an aerial exhibition, and troops of the 10th Cavalry from Fort Huachuca march in the parade.
Also in 1919: The Chicago Cubs defeat the Bisbee Miners, 9-8, in an exhibition game at Bisbee's Warren Ballpark. The Cubs are the earliest big league team known to have played an exhibition game there.
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