Rewrite: News from past issues

Rewrite: News from past issues


October 30, 1897: If you do not pay ballot tax this 12 months, you may need to pay two subsequent 12 months or you may’t vote.

Garcia is doing a little good work in the best way of women belts. The leather-based and stamping will evaluate with that of any institution within the United States. It is real Mexican work and when paired with a silver clasp makes a good looking and helpful present.

Scherberg & Higman, butchers of Tuscarora, publish the next discover: All events dealing in meat with out first acquiring a vendor’s license for a similar are hereby notified that if they don’t instantly receive this vendor’s license, they may are vigorously prosecuted. All patrons of meat are knowledgeable that in coping with such events they’re answerable for themselves. Parties dealing in meat on this method are additional notified that they need to produce the cover.

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TC Plunkett might be reworking his corridor in Tuscarora and lots of modifications might be made. It is Mrs. Plunkett’s intention to place in a brand new ground, a part of which is able to swing on hinges in order that it may be lowered to kind a sloping pit for a theatre.

November 1, 1922: Saturday, November 4, which has been designated because the “Day of Remembrance”, might be celebrated on this metropolis in addition to all through the United States. Arrangements for the sale of small forget-me-nots are being accomplished below the auspices of the native American Legion publish. The assist of Girl Scouts, Camp Fire Girls and Bachelor Girls is enlisted. All proceeds for “Remembrance Day” might be used for the reduction and welfare of wounded and disabled veterans of the World War.

November 2, 1922: The Elkoites had been fairly shocked this morning after waking as much as see their metropolis lined in a white cloak. Last night time’s snowstorm was just a little untimely they thought. It is the primary time in a few years that Elko has been visited by an early season snowstorm.

November 3, 1922: Elko residents are amazed by the low-flying planes day by day and sometimes cease to marvel how lengthy the flagpole will keep upright. The cause for flying low is that pilots have a tough time recognizing the railroad tracks as they fly overhead and are guided by them to fly to their vacation spot.

November 3, 1922: On election night time, whilst you look forward to the return, go to Mayer’s Cellar and get a Bowl of Chili, served by Homemakers.

October 30, 1947: “Judging by the noise, it was a successful party,” Acting Police Chief Irvin Ambler stated right now when questioned concerning the Halloween occasion held for the Elko youth final night time. He stated there have been greater than 500 youngsters in attendance on the occasion, which was held on the Knights of Pythias Hall, due to the storm. The occasion was given to youngsters in change for his or her good will in the course of the Halloween holidays. The males of the drive expressed their particular because of Sandy Berkowitz, proprietor of Central Market, who donated a lot of the refreshments for the trigger.

November 1, 1947: Cub Scouts and their mother and father loved a Hallowe’en occasion on the Elks’ Home final night time. Norman Traher, Se. was introduced as the brand new Cub Master and different officers current included Scout government Clayton Herbert, Bill Maybee and CW Paul. Prizes for finest costumes went to Wayne White, who was dressed as a witch and John Coffin, as a scarecrow, first and Alvin Steninger, wearing a troublesome costume.

November 4, 1947: Daily passenger service between Elko, Reno, Sacramento and San Francisco turned doable right now for the primary time below new seasonal schedules implement by United Airlines. According to Kenneth L. Wickwire, station supervisor, a mainline passenger freight journey now departs Elko at 9:10 a.m., arriving in Reno at 11 a.m., Sacramento at midday, and San Francisco at 12 p.m.: 50. Starting the principle line. from San Francisco at 6:10pm, Sacramento at 6:55pm, Reno at 8:00pm and arriving in Elko at 9:30pm Also below the brand new schedules, Elko’s afternoon eastbound Mainliner now departs at 9:00pm :35 and nonstop in Salt Lake City, Denver, Omaha, Chicago, Detroit and the New York space.

October 31, 1972: A grand opening might be held Thursday and Friday to rejoice the brand new possession and administration of JM Capriola Co. Inc. Paul and Betty Bear introduced this week the sale of their saddlery and western clothing store to Mr. and Mrs. Bob Bear, Mr. and Mrs. Bill Bear and Mrs. and Mr. Douglas Wright. The historical past of the saddle store goes again to the times when the store was Garcia Saddlery. In 1929, the shop was bought by Joe Capriola Sr. and his son, Joe Jr., and have become JM Capriola Co. In 1958, Bears purchased the saddle store. In October of that 12 months, the shop was destroyed by fireplace and the Bears arrange a short lived retailer. In April 1959, the present constructing was accomplished. Betty and Paul Bear are longtime residents of Elko County. She is a local of North Fork and is the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Bob Reed. Paul got here to the Elko County space in his early years to work for the Ellison Ranching Co.

November 1, 1972: Four space shareholders had been re-elected to serve three-year phrases on the Elko Bureau of the Land Management Advisory Board, it was introduced right here right now. The BLM stated a report 50 % of eligible voters forged ballots. The candidates chosen on the poll had been: precinct 1, livestock adviser, Frank Winchell; precinct 2, sheep councillor, Jess Goicoechea; precinct 3, unclassified councilman, Stanly Ellison; precinct 5, sheep advisor, Loyd Sorensen. Other advisory board members are chairman Roy Young, John Carpenter, Hillery Barnes, Blaine Sharp, Charles Van Norman, Bob Wright and Leonard Hoskins. The advisory board consists of 10 livestock representatives and one wildlife consultant whose perform is to advise and make suggestions to the Elko BLM District Manager.

November 3, 1972: From the Shenandoah to the Red River Valley…. The Band of Indians drill workforce and Pep “E” will current “West on Parade” at halftime tonight at Warrior Field in the course of the Elko-Yerrington Lions soccer recreation. The halftime present might be principally the identical program the younger marchers will current in Las Vegas on Saturday, Nov. 18 in the course of the recreation that options the top-seeded Rebels and the Reno Wolf Pack within the annual North-South “classic.”

November 4, 1972: Pamela Lundgren was chosen because the senior division winner and Debbie Pitman because the junior division winner within the District No. 1 Make It Yourself With Wool. A gaggle of 25 folks participated within the pageant held on October 28 on the LDS cultural corridor in Elko. The winner of the grownup division was Jeanne Griswold, Susan Carpenter and Linda Mori, each within the pre-teen division, and Veronica Goicoechea within the grownup youngsters’s division. Both Mrs. Lundgren and Miss Pitman will attend the state competitors on November thirteenth in Elko.

November 1, 1997: Spartan senior Jennifer Barrett has trailed teammate Julia Garcia as a rule this fall, however close to the tip of the season she has grown because the reigning state champion. Last week at Rite of Passage, Barrett received by 59 seconds forward of her pal – herself a two-time monitor champion – and in yesterday’s Division I finals at Spring Creek Golf Course, she edged Garcia into second place with a 56 seconds. The epilogue of Barrett-Garcia’s current story, given the stable Spartan help corps, there was no probability even for the robust North Tahoe Lakers to catch the hosts. Supported by her mother and father and sister, Barrett received with an extended stride and a assured look.

November 3, 1997: The Elko High School Indians Band took residence the honors at Saturday’s Sierra Band Crusade on the University of Nevada, Reno, and claimed the Governor’s Cup as the highest band in Nevada. It additionally took first place within the giant group division and the raffle prize for being the perfect group of the day. The band additionally teamed up with the Spring Creek High School band to comb the band awards on the Nevada Day Parade in Carson City. When the 2 teams returned to Elko at 12:30 this morning, they had been greeted in model with a police escort from the town limits to their faculties.

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