130 YEARS AGO
All sorts: Capt. Frank Holt is managing the steamer lines on Lake Tahoe this year and handling the mail. Lucky Baldwin is at the Tallac House, Lake Tahoe, setting the summer trap and improve the house.
120 YEARS AGO
Punctuation: A stranger in a printing office asked the young apprentice what his rule of punctuation was. The boy said: "I set up as long as I can hold my breath, and then I put in a comma; when I gape I insert a semicolon, and when I want to sneeze, I make a paragraph."
70 YEARS AGO …