Building a home of this size was an absolutely miraculous accomplishment for James B. Wasden, our grandfather, considering the struggle for survival in those early Penrose days. The house remained the grandest home in the Penrose valley for many years. Grandpa is standing by the door on the right; Looks like grandma is holding a baby. Can you identify others? This photo is one of those rare gems that gives us a wonderful glimpse of an earlier life that is part of who we are.