130 years ago
The latest reported wonder of the Yellowstone National Park is a natural gold-plating apparatus, in the shape of a geyser. It is said that a piece of metal held in the geyser is plated with a durable thickness of gold. The Salt Lake Tribune is responsible for the truth of this report.
100 years ago
A wreck of a runaway train on the main line of the Southern Pacific near Newcastle on Friday night proved to be more serious than first reported. A carload of dynamite was thrown on the edge of a 75-foot embankment.
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