130 years ago
Mr. James Duffy Sr., died at 11 the night before last at his residence due to an ulceration in his stomach. He had been sick but a few days. He has been a businessman since 1862, and for some years was engaged in the manufacture of soap. He met with several reverses; his factory burned twice after which his dwelling house burned. The deceased was 60 years of age.
100 years ago
Nevada was defeated in football by the University of California by a score of 34 to 0. Nearly two inches of snow fell at Tonopah …