[Thur. May 1, 1902]
May day ball at Golden
Gate Hotel - beautiful flowers
(paper), but really beautiful &
Case of Reedy v Smith.
Dismissed Charley Herren from
Clerks office & appointed Sam
Taylor, a Tacoma man in his place.
This is only the first of many - the
gang must be "cleaned out."
Reedy v. Smith - finished -
preparing opinion for pft.
Shea, one of the jurors in the case of
U.S v. Wright came in to see me this evening
- he said he was in court room when the
order for open venire issued to Marshal
Mike Sullivan invited him to go to the
"Lobby" saloon - he did so and was there
summoned as a juror along with others.
Said he had since learned from Swanton
that Wright was guilty. I am now
sure that this jury was "packed" by