Monday, July 16, 2018

THINGS FROM TIMES YOU AND I NEVER SAW ~~~~ Submitted by Larry Staker

These are vintage treadmills in the 1920's.


A hair dryer in the 1920 Salon.  What a contraption!

Chester E. Macduffee next to his newly patented, 250 kilo diving suit, 1911


A Strongwoman balances a piano and the pianist on her chest.
1920

A Gibson Girl in her corset in the early 1900's.  Those poor women.
This was one fad That really hurt a lot of women for life.


A single Paddy Wagon.  Never knew they had such a vehicle!  This is way cool.

Here is an early motorhome, built in 1926.

 Camping out in 1918 

 At least this one won't be quite as dangerous as the old single wheeled models.
Look in the trailer over the back wheel.  They have their baby in there! 


This was the approved way to change the street lamps in 1910.  Cool! 

Friday, July 13, 2018

Earlene Beck Hansen

Earlene Beck Hansen

7/16/1939 ~ 1/28/2018
Earlene Beck Hansen, 78 of Mt. Pleasant, UT, passed away peacefully January 28, 2018 at her home. Born July 16, 1939 to Earl Hafen & Ruth Olsen Beck in Mt. Pleasant, UT. She grew up in Indianola and graduated from North Sanpete High School and attended BYU. She married Gerald W Hansen November 6, 1959 in Mt. Pleasant, UT and they raised four children together.
Earlene and Gerald owned and operated the American Cleaners in Mt. Pleasant until they moved to Orem, UT. She worked for Wolfe’s Sporting Goods and then the Alpine School District where she enjoyed being a teachers aid. 
Earlene loved to garden, sew, crochet and cared for all animals especially horses. She loved spending time with her friends and family, snowmobiling, riding ATV’s, horseback riding and picnics.
Earlene is survived by her husband Gerald, children Earl (Kay) Hansen, Milburn, UT; Gerri Lee (Kevin) Adams, Springville, UT; Kathie (Scott) Bailey, Spanish Fork, UT; brother Allan (Betty) Beck, Orem, UT; sister, RuthAnn (Jim) Simon, San Jose, CA; sister-in-law Halene Fisher; seven grandchildren, eight great grandchildren. Preceded in death by her parents, daughter Tammie Hansen; brothers, Earl Duane Beck; Eldon Von Beck. The Family would like to thank Gunnison Valley Home Care for the excellent care they provided.
Funeral services were   held Thursday February 1, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at Rasmussen Mortuary (96 N 100 W) in Mt. Pleasant, UT.
Interment in the Mt. Pleasant City Cemetery.
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