Weekly Reno Gazette in Reno, Nevada
9 Oct 1879

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9 Oct 1879

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Weekly Reno Gazette (Newspaper) - October 9, 1879, Reno, Nevada Vols Mol an observant Hitman. Nature at a railway f the jury in the m Cou Forduce and Huren. I from our own correspondent Hunt Boldt station a Good place to study Hmann natures find people fresh from Tho astonishment Over the sight of a sew ing machine a picture of the father of Ampun a even held up her exclaimed a a in As Thoi the production of babies is bounded by Isothermal thirty misites the other any and gave our Cal Chat attention to. A ones. Firat came along a Young couple who had the newly married air. Evidently ing. Her rather pretty face waa All in a snarl and she evidently Felt injured. Yery Likely she not Only wanted her own wily but her husband s also. The husband looked Down at her Witoff a sidelong glance spoke volumes. What in Thunder is a Fel Low to do i wonder if to met always do that is what said. Further met a Vine looking couple. Physically they look comfortable and in their they had that indefinable something that be tokens Ture. The lady Mode some remark something comical i judge was rewarded by a look of Admira Tion. It cannot be pictured is it occurred but their phere about them made us. Feel that we had Hud a glimpse of Paradise. As we gathered about the fish woman said How often do they paint paint them red Here Pomes a with n military air. He looks neither to t in rat Jet nor Tho left. Evidently to kind of. Air that gifts life to the vulgar Herd. He transforms himself into a Porcupine and bristles with quills. You foul mire that if any one were audacious enough to speak to him he would be struck dumb or dead at a single glance. We went on to and devoted the remainder of the Day to the jaw and the gospel. At the court House we listened to or. My ,1 he Hymen Case. He was of the attorneys for the prosecution. This was his first Effort and he was warmly congratulated by his friends. We also had the pleasure of hearing m. S. Los Neifield for the defense. To certainly me rits the reputation he enjoys that of being a first criminal lawyer. Hymer sat behind him nervously chewing to Bacco. He has not a repossessing face in not he looked almost As bad As Louie of the jury. With the except Tiou of three or four they were u Tough looking lot. I among them and lie was not devoting his time to chewing tobacco and sex pectoral ing of the floor. From there we went to the m. E. Church where the conference was in session.1 sat urday evening to listened to an sex Coll Cut Sermon from the Rev. Or. Hill of san Francisco. T0n sunday morning Bishop Haven preached to u Large Oon Gration. He spoke for an hour and a half and the Universal sentiment waa he did t speak half Long enough. It certainly was a Wilund . In thu evening the two Sabbath schools met and listened to Short addresses by the different ministers. In the evening the Bishop and several others spoke on the educational inter ests if Nevada. Monday morning there was or business meeting and at the close the appointments fur the coming year were announced. It was a very pleasant and profitable Confer ence. The ministers and thu people of Winnemucca mutually pleased. The people of Winnemucca District have reason to to pleased with their presiding elder. Elder Hammond is a Man of culture and a pleasant speaker. To was chosen Delegate to Tho a. B. C. Love locks oct 1st. New lining to be built. Some dins on fall were maliciously destroyed with powder not Long Ngo. Simthal parties have been indicted Tor the of sense and will be tried next month. Tho Diana formed reservoirs for the water Supply of the Blue tent gravel mining company. Or. Cortney of London the president and prof. Thomas Price Tho Secretary name to Emigrant Gap on the train lust night to in like arrangements for rebuilding the Daus destroyed. The Blue tent company conducts operations on n grand scale and their Taino is among the most important in California. For the Lulles a number of generous citizens have contributed a fund for the Purchase of special prizes for the ladies tournament of i he fair. The select ions i ave not yet been made but the Arlic Lre. Will be Well Worth trying for. Great interest attaches to this feature of the and it is hoped that the fair contestants May be numerous. A falling ladder. That might have the employed on the Vir Ginia Street Bridge went away at the close of their work Tumidaj leaving a Long ladder standing aija inst the Iron Frame work near the Middle of ill Bridge. About half past six o clock a heavy team crossed the Bridge and and nearly reached the ground when the Vit Tatian caused by pass age made the ladder Over and full. It came Down with Inch Force against the railing that one end of the ladder was broken off. Gazette reporter was n the not of Crossin t we ladder the probability ii that-., a liable life would have been after tie fall a Carriage Cori turning two ladies and a child i was driven on the Bridge. Had the vehicle and the reporter been at the same time if the else of the falling ladder Art have ensued the if Ducr a w a in Tanner As to extend across Ilie Larfae completely barring the passage it not been promptly removed it have frightened a number of a Orves and any enl runaways and mass ups Haive resulted. If have Occa Sion to again use Leng ladders on the Bridge it is to be hoped that they will not leave then standing and thus endanger the lives of passengers. T r a letter from Alturas an Duterv Btung ecu but of the v to info the town by fire. The following graphic do scrip Tion of Tho Alturas fire is contained in a private letter under Date of septem Ber 37, from judge Bowmer to his son in Keno i of the fire occurred on the morning of the 23d instant commencing at ,1 o clock p. Less than two hours our town was a smouldering Heap. Every business place except the printing office and two livery Sta Bles was every residence except a few on Tho went. Many women and children barely escaped from their burning Homes with nothing Savo their night clothes worn at the with not even a shoe or stocking left. Is estimated that at least one Hundred thousand dollars Worth of property was destroyed. Although the citizens Are engaged in Clearing away the re building the own and Conan fencing business i can assure you that times look gloomy enough. The destitute Are already supplied with plenty of provisions and other necessities from Surprise Cedarville and the surround ing communities and will be amply cured for until they arc in a condition Toi provide for themselves. The peo ple of Mode Are More than generous they Are even lavish of their care and kindness toward the ii Ferera. I have several of the sufferers now in my House Alt Hung it is in an unfinished condition but it affords a shelter until something better offers i Eft in Bruu the absence of Large Trees in this Valley induces swarms of bees to Settle in the Walls and Frame work of build Ings under the eaves of houses in Gutter pipes Chim Nies Grid other strange places. Made their Home for years under the roof of the masonic building. There Are no doubt hundreds of pounds of Honey in the space Over the Hall. In tearing Down the Brick in the rear of George Booker s Saloon a few Days since the workmen uncovered the nest of a Large Swarni of Honey bees. They were obliged to work with veils Over their faces and gloves on their hands to avoid being stung by the angry insects. They took fully a bucket full of Honey from the place. Bees gather Honey very fast in Thia country. The constant Sunshine and dryness of the air enable them to work every Day in the . A Small fire quickly . About Hall past three o clock p. M october 2d the Small laundry building about fifty feet cast of Tho depot hotel and belonging to that establish waa discovered to be on fire. An alarm wins immediately so a holed and old "48" was in a few minutes deluding the laundry with water the hand engine was promptly on the ground and turned in a second Stream. The rare was extinguished up u very Short time with but Little damage to the building and that confined to the Interior its origin is not known. Or fico sea to wait until Rie it Spring before he attempts to open them up. There is a great variety of Ore in the District of which or. Wetherill has brought Back numerous there in. A Yery singular formation in t i Amazon mine. Against the foot Wall of a two foot vein of a soft to Nicoso substance has been encountered. A before exposure to the Tirrit Sticky and tenacious like Adobe soil but after drying in the air it solidifies and has the appearance of soap Tinne feeling somewhat like Tal cose slate or. Wetherill proposes to of it Analysed. The Alturas fire. Snide a of sent Lucent. In crossing the Virginia Street Bridge people frequently Stop to look at the River and often lean upon the railing while they pause. The pleas ing emotion which sentimental persons often experience when Lenning Over the rail and gazing into the running Stream gives place to a very different feeling when the discovery is made that their clothing is in Contact with fresh paint. Revulsion of feeling took place wednesday in a number of a stance a new mining ill Street in Ell to county singular found in the Amazon mine. J a f. A wet hell one of Well known and who was foe of the original of grand prize mine has returned Yron a to weeks prospecting trip to the Good Hope diet rect in . The District located about three ago but been neglected until recently. It ii bout 70 North of Battle Miles West of the Owyhee River. The prosy pets for development Are now pretty Bright. Among the Moat prominent hot the Ilion of an _ r Jeanj of near the mow fire trains were quickly and f to Tuscarora parties 000 Kelly Andl Degolde n for1 the Camp heeds Caplat no Mill Camp yes Capi there and Wood is very scarce. Or. Lamb of recently went East to sell the u. I. Mine which is situated or Wetherill naming them res the fire broke out Lif Resh on thursday and spread through tie fore St Tunnel the were kept constantly of work. To the Ehredt. For Idaj the Aboye Donner itimlwr.-1 vhf Bine Greit Inri ass flame. _ the a Jan wind constantly fanned the i fire into greater1 the Corn any and lived nil the men they could and in Truckee to1 help1 pres Eryb 1 the now Stie is. All the sect Ion could be spared from Points along the Road were sent to Strongs Ganyou. The Republican of saturday says that intense excitement in of Nickle As to the result. The fire at Lent no counts threatened the Sheds year Camp 3. Keno Strawb Erlei. Or. Northrop Laid a Box of Fine the editorial the of variety is known As the Jocunda and Are a Large and very Sweet fruit. The second crop is on the vines now and is much More plentiful than the first was. The Frost of night before last nipped the blossoms and will shorten the crop very much so that or. N. Will have no berries to exhibit at the fair. He u doing Good work in dem the fitness of Nevada for Small fruits. The Lom Over the re Ojile hopeful and rebuilding tit the fire lain City s help. The Independent has come to. Hand with full particulars of the receipt fire at a turns All the buildings in the place were of Wood and there was no Ere engine in 5tne people could Only and sen their houses and stores devoured by the flames. The town had no fire organization whatever not All that could be done with wet jul Aikels and buckets of water was at tempted. Fortunately a Breeze at a critical time and car ried inde number other buildings. Edw Ards has made a care Ful estimate and places the loss at Over there is to doubt that he was work of As Ince Duny. The Independent thinks he be discovered the Cost of a trial to Modoc county would be very Light in Mart Edwards got one of his hands badly burned Dur no the fire. The neighbouring town of Luke City sent in a four horse team loaded Down with provisions for the sufferers. The has commenced already and the business men of the place Are hopeful and full of Pluck. Altifri Shavill soon be rebuilt and the new will lie better than those which have been destroyed. Her Citi Zens Ritvo Levi red a lesson that they will not soon forget. When a fire occurs there is probable that an efficient lire will be and have the menus to keep it under control. Kevil . The following real estate transfers have been recorded since our lust report j. Hagerman and wife to sol. Sim 15, in Block e. For w. J. Marsh and wife to e. Lots 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. And 6, in Block lots 7 and 8 in Block 5 Marsh s addition 3 lots in Block 18, lakes addition p. By co. To p. South 100 feet lot 6 and 7, Block 8, in Western addition for Alvin o Evans to c. 14 Block 8, Evans addition for Alvaro Evans to Elizabeth and reconvened to i. 11 in Block 9, Evans addition for Chas. Gulling to a 18 Block j. For j. P. Grey and wife to w. H. Gold acres near Reno Geo. Smith to l. D. In pleasant Valley another school in cuu certain. The Gazette is informed on the Best authority that the Board of trus tees of the projected state methodist Academy have positively fixed upon Reno As the place for their school negotiations will soon be in Progress for the erection or Purchase of a suit Able building. Thus another institution of learning will soon be added to those already established in this town the Luce has Many advantages for such institutions and Ueno bids fair tube unit of the principal College towns the const. The wandering correspondent at some future any May write of Reno As the Athens of a Mountain Yakove Bonner Snow in army of Ken the fire i tie lire in Strong s1 Canyon which delayed the trains night waa by tie Beautiful and impressive were conducted by most past grand Muster h. L. Idea by Grawl master sen High t Gravid senior Warden i grand Jit Nior Warden j. ii Paul grand Secretary Mark Parish grand chaplain Velvey w. G. Orator 03" w. G. Mars sword bearer Jylli Ivym g. Bible senior. Deacon. G. A. Grand Junior tic acpt a june a grand Tyler a. H. Manning grand a. Sanders and r. H. Kidney and grand pursuivant b. E. Hunter who were appointed by. The grand Lodge of the Storai Uchto is visited this fall by fevers. A great Many. Are sick. A the houses Are being renumbered for the new postal delivery system. Each Block begins at the Hundred and goes As High As the lots to the next Street. For from front to second would be no. 1, the next 2, Etc. Crossing. Second j the lots would be Etc. I i i the new depot will be finished in three weeks. A Street. Oar track is be ing put Down on second Street from k to accommodate passengers. An Agi Imi Vurhl aut Ertly Merit. Marcus c. Hawley co., have Fine and in the weekly deserves attention of the Farmer. They sell All sorts of agricultural implements. Hardware Tearh Hay presses Etc have a second hand steam press which will be sold at less than Hilife which. Press Hay so close that a car will bold twice on much Visby Tho Ordinary bal ing machines. No danger there is nothing my the report in the journal lust Friday that a Peculiar disease was raging in Reno the town never was in a More healthy state. People who contemplate visit ing the fair next. Week need have no hesitation about bringing their Chil Dren and indies. There is no Dnn Gei of fever or disease of any kind except the Ordinary ills that flesh is heir to. Ail of to. The Sacramento weekly Sidon published in two parts one on wednes Day and the other on saturday farm. Ing one of the Batiest papers in. The world and the Reno we wkly an 8-Puge paper containing 48 columns of Reading matter will be sent to in address for one year for three dollars this is the Best Chance Ever Given title Public to secure first class Scadin at such a Price. Views of Renu to be to Ikon. Luuy Dunham the Well known photographer proposes to act upon the Gaz ii e s suggestion and take series of views s rounding of he will Send to i and sur this pure Osi land establish meet for the necessary is a Good thing that such n Iho Rong artist As or. Dunham has undertaken Browning from the Hospital j. Browning the night operator at the Railroad station was take Down to Sacramento afew nights since prostrated with pneumonia. Thursday night he was delirious and such ceded in escaping from the building. Ii had not been found up to 9 o clock this morning. A. Fire inn s Luce it the fair. Another attraction at the state Fri at Reno will be a firemen s men for prizes of plate valued and. Respectively. Twelve men will constitute Teani and will run against time Carriage to weigh 100c pounds and distance 400 Yards. Shot dead. Or. Berkely w. Buries agent at Ca Lin was shot dead at noon Fri Day family difficulty was the cause. A inc the Corner my c herein Only by the grand f. A. Of no Viulen. The Aid of the grand Lodge of a Ait i d t Ait i the Cirner Stone about nov. 1st on Virginia Street in Hani aed me Tlok Kex Erciso a were very successfully carried out in pain Bragg in the name of he trustees of Reno school dig if requested Ira rid waster fish to Lay the Corner Stone water the proclamation of order by the grand marshal add prayer b y tie Irand. Much ability manifested. Slih genera1 wish is that another such entertainment be Given by our Home Talent before very Longi. The House was Well tilled Hist evening and the concert was no doubt a financial Success. Up ilk tint the contents of the Box which was sealed and placed in the coi Ner Stone of the new school House saturday Are As follows from Jno. Of Myers a 50-cent 1811 and one Florin of 1859 g. Bidden photographs or. Dawson school Laws of Nevada Chas. Knust copy proceedings Gran j to Elsie. F. A. M., 1879, copy Nevada state journal san Francisco. Chronicle Virginia . Evening Mist Bragg Dollar of our Dails one 25-cent currency scrip 0. Ring list jottings. The Road to the fair in being wet Down. An assessment of fifty Jeen levied on Bechtel. Lorse East. Jibe Iron work St Bridge is receiving a new Oia of a Michiael will resume by Aineth this year from Iier s Garden. No wonder griping a. Fine Job he the River near Mark Parish s. Mayberry has located a very Fine ledge of Gold Quartz in Bute county California. The Rock Well. S. N. Davidson a Fine lot of evening by there Are ten be potatoes in Char lie Saloon each weighing Abott a half on of a Klippe about a mile below Glendale. A. Bryant whose ranch about five Miles East of town the English Mill reports wild quite plentiful about his place. Bab bits Are also thick in a neighbor Hood i Lassen county notes. The gun blink Rew Down to Jun in sushi Neville of Terent. Of pupils attend i of Reno list of the Public schools teachers and school officers and Reno a collection Small coins t7. S. A. C. Of Walter Wilcox the masonic or Aud photograph of grand Stair Way Woodward s Garden r. L. Ful ton copy of san Francisco bulletin territorial Enterprise daily and weekly Reno Gazette record Union and Bee. J. Flanagan constr Nuon and by Laws of Amity Lodge of -p., no. A win Goeggle melted jew Elry relics of fire. Fire in Sierra Valley. The House and barn of Misa Culla. Ban in Sierra Valley with All their contents were fire lust thursday. There was no insurance. Miss Callahan lives about five Miles from Loyalton arid her premises were burned once before Only about a year ago. Slav Long their Sal Arlen. The salaries of All the teachers in the Public schools have a Beni reduced. Or ring s has begin Cut Down by paid.j8.5 per month Are now paid from our own Susanville can boast of haying one of the finest band wagons in the Northern country. It has just been painted Over by or. A b. Cummins who handles the Brush with the Euse and Graco that Are equated by few and surpassed by none. The brass band boys Are improving fast and Ere Long would to a credit in the state. This town can boast of As tinny lodges also a chapter and com Emu Dary of secret Many of the larger towns. Seven Are in full order three of a of the1 a. Tufi. W., has just Bora started by or. Oliver. Our Are preparing to go to the Biry City for new supplies. They have had a Lurge Trade this season. Hyer take the Lead in general , Biers Haye reaped. Good Harvest Here this two of them got into a dispute Over h game of cards. Joe Dyson of Sierra Valley to convince his opponent of the legality e his taking Down the Coin hit him Over Jho lieu with a pistol trial comes off to Day before judge Beake. We. Dow has started to your City to attend the during the fair. He took with him his Hulf mile horse stronger to compete with your flyers for the hair mile purses. The officers of our fair Are making every pre Anition to have a grand time and to give Nevada s visitors n warm reception. The Llucy truck is in Fine condition and fast time is anticipated. B. Earner internal Revenue collector is Here Hunting up Lucan culled Stamps on barrels and boxes. A Good Barber would do Well Here if he would come to stay and not expect to make his Fortuno in a few Days the Catfish for Sanders Dow will a in Reno on the Lelih. Or. Dow will be there to receive them. Sheep shearing is in full blast. Tho clip will be heavy. Yours Etc., julias. Susanville oct. 3, 1879. Browning Turah up 111 san run Cleo. I Var. Browning s friends in Reno were very anxious on his account Fri Day. He had been sent Down to Tho Railroad Hospital sorely ill with pneumonia. Thursday night in his delirium he made his Way out of the Hospital in some unknown and although a careful search was made in the Vicinity no traces of him could be found. Word was received saturday that he Hud turned up at the House of a relative in san fran Cisco. He must have boarded a train after leaving the Hospital. But it is most astonishing that a Man in his condition could have the strength to go through such an experience he will of course big tenderly cared for where he Island his Constitution having carried him through so much already will it is hoped finally bring him out All right. A Cora. I l o All who Are suffering from ibo Indyk Cremons of youth nervous Early decay manhood Etc., i will Send a Rociop that will cure bbb och Arm a thin remedy wan Duc overed by a in South America. Send a sued envelope to the heat Josm station a new tort decl by the popular watch Raker and. Two of the pm office. Don t make a Ine spa per Lewsi apes

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