PLACERVILLE, CALIFORNIA
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DAVY "DOC" WISER, left, chats with first-time stagecoach driver Yuliya Chekmareva, of Cameron Park, in this file photo as she takes control of the reins of the Wiser Overland Stagecoach during one of his many free holiday rides in Placerville. Democrat file photo by Pat Dollins

Opinion

Publisher’s ink: Davey ‘Doc’ Wiser is our living history

By From page A4 | December 18, 2013

On Oct. 26, 1881 at approximately 3 p.m., an event occurred that would be long remembered across the country. Four of the men involved would become infamous and the community to this day is still recognized for this single action that depicted what living in the west was all about.

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