Monthly Archives: February 2014

Fred Smith’s Boarding House – Herb Lake

Fred Smith’s Boarding House – Herb Lake Sheila Kennedy contacted me and said that her father’s uncle was Fred Smith, who had a boarding house in Herb Lake near the town dock in the 1930s. Joseph Smith either owned it … Continue reading

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Berry Picking at the Ferro Mine

BERRY PICKING AT THE FERRO MINE By Linda C Butler Told by David Fergus in a letter 1949 The caretaker of the Ferro Mine called here this morning to ask me to go with a group to pick blueberries at … Continue reading

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The OK Laundry at Herb Lake

The OK Laundry at Herb Lake Told by Dulcie Taylor to Linda Butler (a number of years ago) Mah Yen, who was in his seventies, opened a laundry in Herb Lake in the town square next to Al Foreacre’s Butcher … Continue reading

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