130 years ago
Hub Parker's report contains the following: The fragmentary remains of a Chinaman found on the Humboldt river and considered by his countrymen as unfit to ship to the Flowery Kingdom together with the fact of dead fish floating nearby, and exploded giant powder cartridges scattered about, evidenced the Celestial's merited fate. There is no more industrious officer in the State than our live and enthusiastic Fish Commissioner.
100 years ago
A general investigation regarding the death of Bodie Steptic, who lost his life in the Mexican mine a few days ago, is being held in Virginia. It …