1873-08-15 In the News August 15, 1873 - Gold Hill Daily News

Precautionary. - H. M. Yerington, General Superintendent of the Virginia and Truckee Railroad, has issued an order to the effect that hereafter all trains and engines must reduce their speed to two miles an hour in crossing Main street, Gold Hill, and also at the Baltic crossing. The order in regard to sounding the whistle and ringing the bell at the various crossings will be strictly enforced, and any dereliction of duty in this respect, if reported at headquarters, will call down punishment upon the head of the offender.

Freight. - Large quantities of freight of all descriptions continue to b received daily at the railroad warehouse, Gold Hill. Quite a large fraction is consigned to Silver City merchants.

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