Tag: Historical

Touring My Town…#2.

Hello everyone and welcome back to our continuing series “Touring My Town”!  Today we will continue a bit with more history of our town and local area.  As previously mentioned, mining (mainly gold), and lumber, were the two main industries here after the initial…

Touring Our Town…#1.

Hello on this rather cool January day!  Actually it’s a cold day.  But that’s okay since we are on the inside enjoying some nice hot chocolate.  The “we” being Muffin and I, however, she is not enjoying the hot chocolate, she doesn’t even like…

It’s Boxing Day.

Hello everyone and happy Boxing Day!  Probably many of you are wondering what I’m talking about.  It has nothing to do with boxing, that is, not the “sport” where 2 people try to beat each others brains into senselessness.  My apologies if you happen…

The Year…1905.

One Hundred Years Ago: What A Difference A Century Makes! Here are some of the U.S. statistics for the year 1905. The average life expectancy in the U.S. was 47 years. Only 14 percent of the homes in the U.S. had a bathtub. Only…

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