130 years ago
A gentleman from Honolulu at present visiting here, says that James Gettys, chief cook at the Ormsby House, is the exact picture of King Kalakaua of the Sandwich Islands.
100 years ago
Fear of a general epidemic of scarlet fever resulted in an order closing the Tonopah schools for an indefinite period. According to physicians there are sixteen cases of scarlet fever are being treated in the city. Nine new cases developed yesterday - Bonanza.
70 years ago
More than 1,514 cases of syphilis were discovered in Nevada in 1942, the Nevada State Social Hygiene Association declared …