December 19, 2018

            While repairing the roof of the houseboat, Violet fell through, just missing the cast iron box stove.  She described the fall as terrible and not too long after she became very ill and weak; so weak that she...

December 10, 2018

          In the waning days of summer in 1944 Orrah and Violet towed a boom of logs to the Border Mill, leaving eleven year old Floyd and nine year old Elnora to look after the dogs.  Violet felt for the kids being alone, as she had spent many times alone tending the...