National Geographic : 1950 Jun
i "X" wl 0117 d~or :.7 (I')Natioal Ge()graph~l i C Soc'iety 732 Efkta('hronle by- I. J. 31anrley froml Westctrn V':,\'s Rank's Drugstore, as It Was in the '50's, Exhibits Merchandise of Virginia City's Gold-rush Days Gne are the times when miners strung up outlaws and paid $150 a sack for flour. Virginia City claimed 10,000 souls then. Now it has some 380; but, restored by State Senator Charles Bovey to its 1864 aspect, it enjoys a travel boom.