Happy Birthday Don Price

| May 25, 2006

We had a birthday party for Don Price during lunch at the mill. Dan Collom drew the Wood Mizer on the cake that Kathy Collom made. Dan is in the background with the straw hat on. Wrights Ice Cream donated 3 gallons of ice cream so we all ate too much. HA HA We have […]

Joe Szymaszek

| May 17, 2006

Here is a photo of Joe Szymaszek. At least I hope there is a photo. I’m getting the little red X again. Anyway he is holding his “Hook” It is like the ones used to bale hay with. He says it saves his fingernails. I don’t know about fingernails but these heavy, rough boards have […]

Here is Dale

| May 15, 2006

Here is Dale trying to get the big log onto the Wood Mizer. The Wood Mizer can lift a short log. But this one has an extension and can cut up to 45 feet. So, it needs help getting the extra length onto the saw. Dale tried several times to get it onto the saw […]

big log being cut up

| May 14, 2006

This is the second photo of the big log being cut up. The man on the left is Dale Keys. He brought his own skid steer and helps out nearly every day. The guy in yellow is Joe, he lives up the road and helps out about every day. The third guy is Don Price, […]

Big Log for Covered Bridge

| May 12, 2006

This is a photo of me standing next to one of the larger logs. It measured a little over 40 inches across. This log is marked with a K and is for the arches. Each log is graded and marked with a letter by the logging companies, so the Wood Mizer guys will know how […]

Auction for the Bridge

| May 2, 2006

The blog seemed to be down for awhile. I couldn’t get it to do anything. It is working today and a photo showed up. Hopefully it will come through cyberspace. The photo is of Ethan (age 6) and Cinnamon (age 5) painting the ends of the lumber the Wood Mizers are cutting. Even my grandchildren […]