News Items from Nevada.

John Slaven was run over and had both his legs cut off above the ankles at Battle Mountain December 1. He is an old resident of Argenta, and has a large family. Dr. Meigs of Elko was called to attend him. He was living at last accounsts, but no hopes were entertained of his recovery.

San Francisco (California) Evening Bulletin, December 8, 1880.