Water In the Hole!

Four boys, (l to r) Brian O'Neall, Frederick Desseau, Philip Cole, and Kenneth Borchardt play at a dangerous water hole near S 18th and Alder in this photograph from March 1948. Brian is holding his dog to keep him safe and dry. The hole, as much as 6 ft. deep in some places, remained full of water throughout the rainy season.

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