Wicked Portland Amazon page Wicked Portland Amazon page Read Facebook page View Twitter feed Wicked Portland Amazon page Introduction: About the book and how to use it Chapter One: A wide-open frontier city Chapter Two: Portland's municipal rascal Chapter 3: Portland's saloons and gambling dens Chapter 4: North End Girls Chapter 5: America's worst shanghaiing city Chapter 6: Fixing the police Chapter 7: Mayors behaving badly Chapter 8: World's dumbest drug smugglers Chapter 9: Wicked politics Chapter 10: The end of the golden age About the author Switch to mobile-device version of this page Switch to mobile-device version of this page Go to home page The Lost Chapter By Finn J.D. John


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A political cartoon from the Morning Oregonian, Oct. 19, 1896 (an election year, of course) which satirizes Jonathan Bourne's support of Democratic presidential candidate William Jennings Bryan and the "Free Silver" populist movement. Bourne and the Oregonian both were Republican institutions, and the Oregonian, among many others, roundly criticized Bourne for this "betrayal." (Image: xxx)

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Senator John Mitchell as he looked in the 1870s. By the time of his famous battle with Jonathan Bourne, he was much older than this. (Image: Joseph Gaston)