130 years ago
(Continued from Wednesday) The Indian sent the bronze divinity into the stomach of the old man, uttered the favorite war whoop of his tribe, which brought a number of partitioners in with stones and clubs. The profaner left by a side door covered with blood and wholly destitute of clothes (continued Friday).
100 years ago
Cashier Fairbanks is one of the steady motorists of this city, driving his car every day the 30 miles from Reno to Carson. He says, "Good roads will benefit Carson more than any city. In Reno about 600 machines are already registered." …