On This Day in Weird, September 19...
1870: A local newspaper, The Republican, reports posses pursuing a "wild man" near San Joaquin, California. The "man" creature left 13-inch footprints, well within the possible normal range for an adult male human.
1966: Motorist Ken Pettigrew reports a 7-foot Sasquatch, grayish-white in color, "examining" his car near Yakima, Washington.
1972: Four separate witnesses report encounters with a 10-foot-tall Sasquatch in Parke County, Indiana. The creature leaves 21-inch footprints.