This 1935 photo shows the Emeran “E.C.” Rieg farm in Chest Springs. The children helped make and haul the hay on a Model T Ford. The hay was used for the animals on the farm. The children include (from left): Robert Rieg (top), Mary L. Rieg Fonzi, Donald Rieg, Lois Rieg Burris and Janet Rieg Bloom. The photo was submitted by Lois Rieg Burris of Altoona.

Readers are encouraged to send or deliver old local photographs of general interest for use in Yesteryear. Information about people and places should be included. Photos must be 30 years old or older and should be sent to Yesteryear, Altoona Mirror, P.O. Box 2008, Altoona, PA 16603, or delivered to the Editorial Department.


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