John Lahr, of Round Lake gets a Rope Master, about 100 years old, ready for a visitor to make a rope during the Lake County Farm Heritage & Harvest Festival at the Lake County Fairgrounds on September 23rd in Grayslake. The festival was sponsored by the Lake County Farm Heritage Association. Lahr is a member of the association and grew up on a farm on Gilmore Rd. in Fremont Township.
Photo by Candace H. Johnson for Shaw Local News Network (Candace H.Johnson)