Jan. 11: Today in Arizona history

2013-01-11T07:00:00Z Jan. 11: Today in Arizona historyArizona Daily Star Arizona Daily Star
January 11, 2013 7:00 am  • 

1921: Men carrying eight cases of bootleg whisky crash through law-enforcement barricade near Tucson.

Also in 1921: Electric street cars are installed in Mesa.

Also in 1921: Mayor James A. Harrison of Nogales narrowly escapes death when a bullet fired by a policeman at an escaping burglar enters his bedroom window and lodges in the footboard of his bed.

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