130 Years Ago
Leprosy in Virginia [City]: A woman died in Virginia of genuine leprosy. She contracted the disease in the Sandwich Islands and up to the time of her death very few knew she was suffering ... That the disease is contagious like the smallpox is an error ... Leprosy is mostly a transmitted disease and never epidemic.
120 Years Ago
A daughter: Mrs. James D. Torreyson presented the Attorney General with a lovely daughter. Her father is already thinking of exhibiting her at the Pavilion.
70 Years Ago
Births: Bill Ligon is the proud papa of a baby …