|Arthur Metzger Sr. and Arthur Metzger Jr. at play|
in the 1950s. See the Northern Spy apple trees in the background?
Many are still standing and yielding fruit today
|Dad with daughter Carol and son Arthur Jr.|
|Peas were grown commercially here in the 1950s|
|More documentation of a 1950s pea harvest|
|Arthur Metzger Sr. on the tractor in the pea patch|
|Artie Metzger, King of the Potato Bag Mountain, circa 1954|
|Arthur Metzger Sr. , circa 1952|
standing in the front yard of the house
where we still live today
|J. Walter and Thelma Matteson Metzger|
in the cow barn, circa 1956.
They were the grandparents of Arthur Metzger Jr.
|Hiefers in the pasture, circa 1953|
|Living on a farm provides many opportunities|
to find ingredients for mud pies.
Dawn Metzger Newton and Carol Metzger Wilkerson,
|Artie Metzger in front of the granary (no longer standing)|
Unidentified man in background.
|Artie and Carol on a wintry afternoon in 1954|
|Wanda Gooch Metzger likely on her way to her "day job."|
|Fun in the snow|
|This little guy would dearly love to add work horses|
to our farm plan today!