Wrestling match in Genoa next Sunday
120 years ago
October 30, 1891
There is to be a wrestling match in Genoa next Sunday afternoon between Frank Martinez of Sheridan and J.T. Kaufman of Genoa, for a purse of $100 per side. Dr. Young and Frank Brockliss will be the judges, while Mike Sullivan will be the referee.
95 years ago
November 3, 1916
The Gardnerville Athletic Club will give a banquet at the high school auditorium Friday night, November 10th to which all are invited. Membership to the club is open to all, contrary to the belief of some.
80 years ago
October 30, 1931
A large number of Carson Valley people attended the Homecoming celebration at the University of Nevada last Saturday and also witnessed the football game between the Fresno State eleven and the Wolf Pack, which was won by the latter.
50 years ago
November 2, 1961
Members of the Gardnerville Women’s Literary Club took up the art of sketching at their recent meeting in the home of Mrs. Pete Borda.
25 years ago
October 30, 1986
A come-from-behind effort carried the Douglas Tigers past South Tahoe in a showdown at the Lake Tuesday night, a win that enabled them to maintain their share of first place in the Northern Nevada AAA standings.
10 years ago
October 31, 2001
Harvest Festival. The Calvary Chapel Annual Festival is a fun, safe alternative to Halloween and is today from 3:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Fairgrounds.
A look back at past issues of The Record-Courier by R-C intern Chrissy McLaughlin.