Electric service was slow coming to the hills of Calhoun County.

It was 1927 that a power generator was installed in Grantsville for the use of wired customers. Service was not readily available to the rest of the county for another 30 years or so.

In 1927, Uncle Charley Starcher of Hur exclaimed, "Those lights will knock your eyes out."

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