The Goldendale Sentinel - Headlines & History since 1879

By Richard Lefever
Klickitat County Historical Society 

Looking Back


May 1, 1890 – 130 Years Ago

One of our handsomest young ladies was terribly upset by a little mistake she made the other day. Going in a hurry for some flour to a store on Main Street, she took what she supposed to be a clean pillow-slip from the bureau drawer, she bounded into the store, smiling like a basket of chips, and handed it to the clerk to be filled with flour. He didn’t notice what it was until a scoop of flour had gone through it. When he raised it up and displayed the two outlets at the bottom, widely fringed the young lady lit out without saying a word and the clerk, covered with flour, laid the garment in the money drawer to await her return which had not eventuate...

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