What may have been Aberdeen and Hoquiam’s first bus, taken in 1902 at 8th and Simpson in Hoquiam. The steam powered bus was in service for around two weeks before it crashed into a creek, killing a passenger. The lawsuit that followed may have shut down the company. The following people are listed as being in the photo: Bill Reed, C. T. Hall, John Snow, Mr. Peel, Frank and Fred Thompson, Shem Holler, Earl Flanders, Bob Durney, Jake Karnes, Jom Snow, A. Ponishil, Vern Smith and Charles Kuhn. If you have more information on this photo or others from this feature, visit www.jonesphotocollection.com and submit it via the website’s feedback form.