The Klondike Nugget
July 30, 1898
The man who shot Soapy Smith in Skagway is dead. In the
exchange of bullets it will be remembered that Soapy Smith, the famous
confidence man and all around crook was shot dead and Reid severely wounded.
Reid died at Skagway, July 20.
source: Blankson Russell A, & Allen, Eugene C., The
Klondike Nugget, Caldwell, Idaho: The Caldwell Printers Ltd. 1935,
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