Betty, the iconic washerwoman who has toiled in the skies over Vista Avenue in Boise since the 1950s, is back on the job. Bruce Whittig, the retired pilot who rebuilt her years ago, recently repaired her. The work, supported by community donations, should guarantee her good health and smooth operations for many years, said Whittig. Anna Webb awebb@idahostatesman.com
Betty, the iconic washerwoman who has toiled in the skies over Vista Avenue in Boise since the 1950s, is back on the job. Bruce Whittig, the retired pilot who rebuilt her years ago, recently repaired her. The work, supported by community donations, should guarantee her good health and smooth operations for many years, said Whittig. Anna Webb awebb@idahostatesman.com

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