By LeAnn R. Ralph
COLFAX — On previous visits to Colfax, outhouse archaeologists Mark Youngblood and Brian Mann were too busy digging to have time to talk.
During a presentation for the Colfax Public Library April 8, the privy excavators had time to talk about what they do and what motivates them.
“We’ve had a lot of fun, but a lot of people can’t understand why we do it,” Mann said. “We travel all over. We meet interesting people. It’s good exercise. And it’s not an expensive hobby. It maybe costs $20 a weekend.”
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