130 years ago
Christmas Tide. Christmas was heartily observed in Carson, despite the hard times. Observances were not forgotten and gifts distributed on all sides with a lavish hand. The churches celebrated with special services. The secular portion of the community spent the day in the usual fashion, abstaining from work and eating and drinking liberally. The weather was like summer and enjoyed by all classes.
100 years ago
Yesterday an Indian known as "Jennie Mack" fell dead from heart disease at the depot where she was watching other Indians play cards. She was being provided for by P.J. McMahon, …