Charles Leopold Bastian and Lewis Greene Blessing founded the Midwestern company Bastian-Blessing in 1908, and two years later established a factory in Grand Haven, which operated until closing its doors in 1988.
Upon first glance at a distance, one would think it was a time-darkened stone headstone. But upon approach, its material becomes apparent — the 1896 grave marker was made from wood — and for its age, is in remarkable condition.
Bigfoot — or Sasquatch — has been making headlines recently. The current uproar concerns a claim that DNA from the legendary beast has been tested and proves the creature exists. It all depends on what you read, however.