130 years ago
Nap Butts, a sporting man for many years a resident of this city, is now in Salt Lake City, where his good luck in the "pasteboard and ivory" trade still pursues him.
100 years ago
This afternoon Edward D. Sweeney, one of the real pioneers of this section, passed away after an illness of but three days. He had been connected with all of the important events that led to the building of this city and immediate section of Nevada. At one time he had owned practically all of the valley, one of the possessions being where …