Arizona History – November 24th

Tuesday, November 24th

On this date in 1914, Signey R. DeLong, the first mayor of the city of Tucson, died.

On this date in 1915, Louis C. Hughes, former territorial governor of Arizona and founder of the Arizona Daily Star, died.

On this date in 1927, seven miners died when flames destroyed one shaft of the Magma Mine at Superior. The damage was reported at $500,000.

(Photo : Louis C. Hughes)

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