Throwback Thursday…

Throwback Thursday…

Can you identify these locals who participated in the Island County Fairs of the 1950s, 1960s, 1970s and 1980s? Answers tomorrow, but let’s see who you can identify. … And the answers are: Gary Gabelein and horse ‘Centaur’s Lucky Boy’ in...
The “Weary Willie”

The “Weary Willie”

Familiar with the name of a passenger boat named “Weary Willie?” Neither were we, but then, while doing research for an article in our upcoming Historical Society newsletter, we came across this 1939 article by Present “P.H.” Cookson. He owned...