October 18, 1893

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On October 18, 1893 
hundreds of unemployed men from California moved east along the railroad tracks.  Tucson police patrolled the tracks, giving each man a loaf of bread and ordering him to keep moving on. By Arizona Historical Society On October 18, 1893 hundreds of unemployed men from California moved east along the railroad tracks. Tucson police patrolled the tracks, giving each man a loaf of bread and ordering him to keep moving on. By Arizona Historical Society

Hundreds of unemployed men from California moved east along the railroad tracks.  Tucson police patrolled the tracks, giving each man a loaf of bread and ordering him to keep moving on.