PEAVINE MOUNTAIN VOLCANO ACTIVE

(Front page story in the Nevada State Journal, August 24, 1910)

Reports Reach Reno That Lava Is Flowing From Crater
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RANCHERS STATE
RUMBLING IS HEARD
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Reports From Heinze Ranch
Confirm Early Reports of Activity
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CINDERS BELCHED FORTH
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Jenson Ranch Sends News of
Yellowish Smoke Over the Crater
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See full article (note from 2010: Nothing came of it, and the rival paper, the Reno Evening Gazette, had some fun with the story)

2 Comments

  1. Peavine is NOT a volcano, I live right next to it, I have yet to see it blow it’s top, I see know signs that it is a volcano, so, no it actually isn’t, I’m sure the lava and cinders may be coming from some other mountain near by.

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