130 Years Ago
Stout Beer: The amount of snap found in Sweeney's bottle beer is now claimed to have a dash of Roderer in each bottle... In a cathedral where there is a high roof such beer might do, but in houses where the ceiling is only twelve feet from the floor, the flying corks knock a chunk out of the plaster... Only one room in this writer's house has a square inch of plaster left... In a few weeks you can study astronomy through the roof.
120 Years Ago
All sorts: A morning newspaper will soon be published in …