120 years ago
September 23, 1892
A well-armed man came out of the hills this week and had breakfast at Rodenbah's station, then bought grain which he said was for a donkey, which he had left in the hills. He claimed to be a prospector, but from the description of the man, it is possible that he was one of the gang of Evans and Sontag, the Collis train robbers.
95 years ago
September 21, 1917
Mrs. Bassman passes away. After a long and useful life Mrs. H Bassman passed from the vale of tears to eternal rest last Saturday. …