April 22, 2019

          Violet was badly hurt when daughter Elnora was chopping clods of frozen sawdust with an unusually sharp grub hoe to cover their summer ice.  Violet reached out at the same time and the hoe severed the middle finger, leaving it hanging by o...

April 15, 2019

          Always in the later part of February Violets boys and their dad would come off the trap lines to put up ice to use during the upcoming summer.  When the sun started to get warm it was the girl’s job to cover it with sawdust and sometimes i...