130 Years Ago
All sorts: Lake Tahoe tourists will miss Hank Monk this summer... There will be no driver to entertain them with wonderful yarns. A Washoe City denizen informs the Appeal that the old Bowers Mansion is haunted with two white figures that stalk about the rounds after nightfall.
120 Years Ago
Glenbrook: One of her residents may become a millionaire, Peter Hawkins, the well-known engineer of the Meteor is said to have invented a propeller for boats that is ahead of anything on record. He has given his new invention a secret trial on Lake Tahoe, operating it …