Monthly Archive: January, 2018

New Year’s Chinuk Wawa letter from Tillamook, 1916

  John Leland Henderson is a young lumberjack who taught himself how to write Jargon! A special New Year’s gift from the real McCoy…

Oregon beers: hyas klose & hyas kloser

I respect those who observe New Year’s Eve, if at all, in a dry fashion. I also know a number of my Pacific Northwest readers will love the following quaintness: