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April 15, 2021

Sanders County Historical Society Photo

THE SAWMILL AT EDDY, in 1909, where W.B. Russell floated his logs to. In those days Eddy had a post office, school, train depot and numerous houses.

"TIMBER-R-R-R OOP DA HILL..."

From interviews conducted by Mike Scott

"Timber-r-r-r oop da hill." With this traditional warning, a huge ponderosa began to sway and crack as the tree fell to the ground with a thunderous roar.

"Yesus! That vere a big vun." The remark came from Ole Vickner, who wi...



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