Ok, what does a person do when she's avoiding trick-or-treaters? Post, of course!
First, an interesting clip about the Weyerhaeuser wedding (Charles Weyerhaeuser and Frances Maud Moon--such familiar names here in Minnesota because of the endowments they left, such as the Maud Moon Weyerhaeuser Studio at MPR).
Also, an item about an elegant hearse for Pierz and vicinity..
And HERE's evidence of a controversy we've touched on before--the wonderful promise of a railroad coming to Buckman. There were meetings and investments, and no one seemed to figure out the zig zag route it would have had to take to connect all the little towns that were hoping for it.
Finally, the last two articles below must have been hard to swallow for our relatives, huh?