The Mountain Decmocrat, Placerville, CA, July 16, 1887, p. 3 has a two line death notice.
ANDERSON--Near Kelsey, July 13. W. C. Anderson, a native of New York, aged 53 years.
And a longer obituary on the same page. Send me an email off the message board and I will attach a pdf of the newspaper page to a return email.
Leslie W. Saint