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Publication: Greenwood Ledge
CARMI RESIDENT CHARGED
Tuesday, May 27, 1919. At the Vernon Assizes, Richard L. Miles, the Negro merchant of Carmi, was tried for causing the DEATH of two Indians through selling them ? WOOD ALCOHOL?. The jury in 15 minutes found him guilty of Manslaughter. He was sentenced to ten years in the B.C. Penitentiary.
GREENWOOD LEDGE NEWSPAPER
Wednesday August 17, 1916
Wanted. --- Four men for making
Cedar fence posts. Apply
To Richard L. Miles, Carmi.
Saturday September 12, 1916
Mr. Richard L. Miles of Carmi, and Mrs. Ida l. Barnum
of Grand Forks were married in Grand Forks, by the Rev. J. D. Hobden.