From the pages of the Del Norte Triplicate, July 1941.
A slash in old-age pensions which the Del Norte County Welfare Department contends is necessary to conform with federal requirements has cut the total amount received here each month from $9,705.07 in June to $8954.67 for July.
There is great furor in the ranks of the pensioners as a result of the slash, and steps are being taken to find out just what it is all about.
Rich ore deposits
Ore so rich you can literally shake the “native quick” out of it in pools is the lode which David L. Webb found by sticking to the hard way learned in his 72 years instead of trying short cuts.