130 Years Ago
Footprints: Mark Twain asserts that the impressions of human footprints at the Carson prison were made by Jack Perry of Eureka.
120 Years Ago
Shotguns for burglars: George Kitzmeyer's son noticed a light in the barn and concluded there were a couple of men burglarizing the stable... Five shots were fired in the direction of the robbers. Later a saddle was found in the street behind the barn. The robbers are still at large. Mr. Kitzmeyer thinks that the affair was a put-up job to have a certain political effect.
70 Years Ago
First Nevada dog "enlisted": …