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Journal photo (July 19, 1973)

Harvesters at 16. This pair of youths, each 16, are at work in the wheat harvest at the Amos Allen farm, Washtucna. Byron Allen is at left. Tom Klein, a German youth, is seeing the American wheat harvest for the first time, and is on a People to People visit in the Northwest.

125 Years Ago

Adams County News

July 20, 1898

Local and Personal

Outdoor religious meetings were held by some of the members of the Congregational and Methodist churches last week. It was done principally for the benefit of the transient men who were here waiting for harvest, many of whom signified a willingness to go to church but said they had not suitable clothing with them.

A man was put in the city jail about nine o'clock Saturday night for being drunk and disorderly. About two hours afterward he was heard making quite a racket and upon investigation the marshal found that he had set...

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