September 16, 2021
Monday morning’s mail brought to the newspaper office a subscription renewal from Margaret Houtz of Wray, Colo.
Her renewal card reminded me of a nice old gentleman who I had the privilege of serving while working for my father at Blauvelt’s Station. The gentleman was Bill Houtz. My parents said he had operated a truck line bringing merchandise from the city wholesalers to stores in Superior and the surrounding area.
I was surprised to learn he had operated a truck line for he didn’t fit this little boy’s truck driver image. I thought all truck were big, burly men.
I was convince...