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130 YEARS AGO

All sorts: Fearful scandal at Virginia: A married man kisses a maiden in the dark, and is caught by his wife. All the people of the moral town of Virginia are greatly shocked and speak of organizing an Extreme Moral Society.

120 YEARS AGO

Congressman Bartine has the thanks of the Appeal editor for a package of new seed wheat. Our crop was a little short and the seed sent us by Bartine came just in time. Bartine is the sort of Congressman we like to see.

70 YEARS AGO

Advertisement: Sale of Lots $50 to $100, largest lots in Carson, 67 x 100 feet, located in building restricted district - See Ed Krenzer at ... Krenzer Addition, northeast part of Carson City.

50 YEARS AGO

Hungry Cat: Milkman Albert Leedeman took a look behind him as he was making deliveries ... he decided he was being followed. Missing from the doorsteps were 111⁄2 gallons of milk.

20 YEARS AGO

Carson defeated Reno 14-0 in frosh football in Carson. The game opened with Aaron Rajs returning the opening kick off 48 yards ... four plays later John Sullivan scored on a four-yard-run.

10 YEARS AGO

Photo caption: Shenanigans the Clown and young Jolanda Luna have a wonderful time at the Carson and Barnes Circus.

• Sue Ballew is the daughter of Bill Dolan, who wrote this column for the Nevada Appeal from 1947 until his death in 2006.

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