“Jackson County Rebellion” grew out of newspapers’ fight


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An autocratic populist from southern California, arriving in Medford in a flashy Cadillac, managed to position himself as a leader of the poor and disenfranchised. The results would rock the county, and the state, to the core. (Medford, Jackson County; 1933) (For text and pictures, see http://offbeatoregon.com/1605b.llewellyn-banks-murder-boss-390.html)

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