Those are wooden bocce balls, not home-grown grapefruit, in the hands of these recent immigrants. The Italian lawn bowling game was a favorite recreation for decades.
"Bocce Players in Roslyn" (1900). Ellensburg History Photographs. 249.
Local History Collection Photographs, Ellensburg Public Library
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