Well in the process of taking up our floor we have come across a bit of history. Not only the history of the ugly linoleum that once graced these kitchen floors. But newspapers from long ago.
There is a weird and random hole in our kitchen floor. Upon further inspection (by Miles, perhaps?) it was discovered that newspaper was down in that hole - about 4 feet down maybe. Anyways, a few days later we were able to get the paper up:
Then yesterday Ben was pulling up another wood and saw this:
So cool. We'll have to leave some sort of hidden treasures for people . . . in a hundred years . . . that decide to "update" the flooring in this house. :)