130 years ago
James Burke and Frank Graham, the professional cracksmen who stole 1,500 cigars from George Wiffenbach's saloon a few nights ago were let off too easy before Judge Cary's court on a petty larceny charge, when they should have been charged with burglary. Both have served terms in the Nevada State Prison and San Quentin. Upon their release any protracted stay here will be anything but healthy.
100 years ago
Quite a large crowd congregated at the Valley Park Grounds yesterday to witness the ball game between the Gardnerville nine and the Carson boys. It proved to be …