Good Old Days: July 2, 2020
July 2, 2020
125 years ago
June 21, 1895
A recent issue of the Review, under date of Colfax, publishes the following: “Frequent rumors are heard regarding the intention of the Great Northern to tap this country with a branch line from Harrington.
The route has been surveyed once or twice and only a few weeks ago a party of engineers passed through here on their way to Lewiston, presumably to survey a continuation of the route into the Camas prairie country.
There is an excellent natural roadbed through Sprague and by the mouth of the Rock lake up Pleasant vall...