6 Sep 1898 Sam Grunden fight
MM- GOOD MEH IN BAD FIGHT bring are my lead five It each gut. Rod- writ- dose. to car Grander! and Burn* Forced lo In Fint bj Kowhinikl. There was an exceedingly lively scrap on when Officer Koschlnska stepped Into the Klondike restaurant last night about midnight. Sara Orunden and Charles Burns had the floor and were pummel- Ing each other In a cheerful fashion. Both men were covered with blood had. their clothes nearly torn off. The officer declared the fight a draw and both men to the station. Burns was bruised about thc face and had an cut in the chin where he had been Grunden also had several marks in face and had one of his thumbs badly chewed. After they were locked up thc men continued to Jaw at each other' across corridor until Grundy's thumb got to hurting him so bad that he set up and Burns went to sleep. Dr. Wllhelmy was sent for and dressed the wounds both men. At the restaurant nobody seemed to know what started the fight. Ray Clark, the proprietor, was back In the kitchen and Grunden antt a man by the name Perry were standing just Inside the door. The next thing Clark knew of wan the sound of a light. Perry was standing guard and would allow no one Interfere -and the two men fought all over the house, until the officer came.