130 Years Ago
Housing: For the past year there has been a cry that Carson is going to the "bow wows." There is not a town in the state in which it is more difficult to find a desirable house. All dwellings fit for habitation are occupied.
120 Years Ago
Dusting: A pet fox with a fine bushy tail has been trained to dust furniture at one the local hotels. It is fun to see Reynard back up to a sofa and wag the sand from it... He is now being taught to swab out lamp chimneys. (Homer Index)