1878 MI Union Pacific Fishing excursion
RAILWAT NOTES. The. TJadon Pacific fish Kxouraion - A Oeaerous Donation Yellow Wrev Victims Minor Notes. It Is officially reported that the fish excursion excursion of Union Paoiflj officers to Michigan has results 1 in the catching of two thousand and ninety - one fish in six days. Erery fish not six inches long was thrown back, to pursue bis peaceful way and become an aldermanio fish if possible. Bald minnows. It should be stated, do not figure In the ebore count. The capacity and fondness of the anglers for fish diet can be estimated when it is said that there was nothing left on the ground not even a bone. In fairness, however, it is surmised surmised that several car - loads on Ice went to Omaha. The name of the fish, before its extermination, extermination, was the grayling, ilr. S. H. U. Clark said that be caught nine doublets in one day. Mr. Thos. L. Kimball raised him a few, and said that he caught four doublets and three triplets in one day. Colonel Nutt went several better, and said be caught Are "trios" and ten doublets In one day.