130 YEARS AGO
Smallpox: Dr. L. A. Herrick has on hand a fresh supply of Bovine Virus, right from the heifer propagated at Sacramento, California. The Doctor will keep a sufficient quantity to supply physicians.
120 YEARS AGO
Carson Wheelmen - will begin the year with little jollity in the shape of a dance. They have perfected some good, lively wheel work, and with Zimmer's music, free lemonade, visiting cyclist and dancing, social success is a sure thing. Tickets for couples $1.00.
70 YEARS AGO
Photo caption: The newest and best of the U.S. medium bombers is the B-26. This high performance dealer of destruction will soon be rolling off the production lines at a fast production rate.
50 YEARS AGO
Photo caption: Breaking up a press conference - Caroline Kennedy, 3, daughter of President-elect John F. Kennedy, walks into the room at Palm Beach, Florida, wearing mother's high heels. Kennedy is leaning over her suggesting she might want to return to the nursery.
20 YEARS AGO
(Photo caption) The first New Year baby born in Carson City is Otilla Lozano, born at Carson-Tahoe Hospital.
10 YEARS AGO
Lindsey Elena Marie Jimeniz is the first baby born at Carson-Tahoe Hospital in 2001.
• Sue Ballew is the daughter of Bill Dolan, who wrote this column for the Nevada Appeal from 1947 until his death in 2006.