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Sunnyside up! Pioneer cemetery serves Washington’s oldest city

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‘Gone but not forgotten’ reads the tombstone for Jacob Jenne, framed by an iron-gated entrance covered in ivy. Jenne’s home still stands in Coupeville and is today a bed and breakfast. According to the Island County Historical Society, Jenne operated a hotel so popular for its cigars, wines and liquors that its bar extended into the adjacent building….which housed a temperance organization.


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