130 years ago
From this time on the Appeal will publish the telegraphic dispatches on its front page. For many years the people of Carson have gotten their telegraphic news from other newspapers, and from now on it will not be necessary to do so.
100 years ago
The question of the ownership of the water of Lake Tahoe will probably be finally settled. The battle of property owners and residents of Placer and El Dorado counties to forestall the Truckee River General Electric company in its purpose to use the waters of Lake Tahoe to develop power has culminated …