A year of poodle skirts, bobby sox, saddle shoes, and ponytails. Cats keep their cigarettes in the sleeves of their t-shirts to be cooool. Not cool, but cool.
The old timers talk about them - and argue about the number of them: 4 or 5 or 6? Where exactly were they located on the Blackfoot? These questions came up at Tuesday morning coffee and the discussion was off. Summer visitor Bill Demmons spearheaded tracking down of the facts. Here is what he found. As to why they were all painted red? It appears that the Highway Department had an overabundance of red lead oxide paint which was preferred as it lasted longer than regular paint.
A new on-line book by Sam Berry.
This project features Lois Fuller Johnson, Richard Hamma, Chuck Teague, Jack Demmons, and Grant Higgins.