Rocky Mountain Mystery Photo 7-28-14
August 25, 2014
Do you know what this is?
Deanna White of Kiowa, Colo., is wondering if any of our readers know anything about this mystery object.
If you think you know what this is, then send your answer to the Fence Post Mystery Photo Contest. Please include your address and phone number.
If your guess agrees with our experts' opinions, then we'll toss all the correct answers in a hat and draw a winner. We'll reveal the answer in next month's Mystery Photo Contest. Entries can be mailed or faxed to (970) 352-7164.
The deadline for this month's Mystery Photo Contest is Friday, August 15, so feel free to send in your answers and take a shot at winning $10 from the Fence Post.
We have a winner!
We received four entries for last month's mystery photo!
Our winner, Jean Anderson of Greeley, Colo., identified the object as a ballot box used to vote for membership in a secret organization. Black and white balls were placed in the tray. As the member passed the box he would select either a white or a black ball and insert it into the hole in the covered section. When the voting was done the hinged top to the box was opened. If there was a black ball in the box the prospective member was "Black Balled."
G.M. "Casey" Cameron of Hemet, Calif., sent in the object.
Congratulations to Jean Anderson and thanks to G.M. "Casey" Cameron for sharing this mysterious photo with our readers.