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Past Pages Aug. 28

TRENT DOLAN
For the Nevada Appeal

BY TRENT DOLAN

130 years ago

The usually quiet village of Empire is getting to be quite disreputable in the matter of street brawls and bar fights. On Wednesday a man named Laws was severely beaten by another while playing cards all night. The under man in the fight may lose his life.

100 years ago

The members of the Nevada Press Association meet in Reno today where they will talk over the present conditions of the Nevada editors and outlook. As a campaign is forming and the boys are going to demand some legislation for the printers and newspapers it is time they get busy.

70 years ago

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