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Carson City Past Pages for Saturday, Aug. 31, 2013

140 years ago The Little Giant Arrives. At 11:30 a.m. sharp, a large crowd assembled at the freight depot of the Virginia & Truckee Railroad to welcome the Little Giant to her future sphere of usefulness. Enthusiastic firemen moved about her as if inspired by sort of reverence for her superior prowess. Cold blooded non-firemen looked on from a distance in silent admiration. 130 years ago The editor of the Appeal with his family left the city yesterday for a week’s jaunt through the mountains. During his absence W.S. Byrne and Otto Greenhood will run the political and fish yard …

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