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January 12

posted Apr 16, 2014, 9:13 AM by vfe_ai_venice.beske@wyo.gov   [ updated Aug 12, 2015, 4:54 AM by Bobbi Thorpe ]

1887  Hailey Post Office was established on January 12, 1887 with Frank Geoffrey as postmaster.

1888  Lovell Post Office was established on January 12, 1888 in Fremont County prior to the formation of Big Horn County.

1888  The Great Blizzard of 1888. The blizzard lasted from January 11 through January 13 and covered many Great Plain and Midwestern states. Many people died and thousands of livestock lost.

1920  Dillinger Post Office was established on January 12, 1920 with Della C. Dillinger as its postmaster.