130 Years Ago
A paper mill to be started here for the purpose of making common paper out of refuse wood will give employment to many of our idle boys.
120 Years Ago
Hawaiian lottery: The Louisiana Lottery Company has secured a charter in the Sandwich Islands. The bill has been passed and awaits the Queen's signature. The capital stock of the lottery company is to be $5,000,000... Two commissioners appointed by the Queen shall preside at all lottery drawings. The same company would have paid Nevada the same sum for a franchise, but "highly moral" people of the State …