Out of the Museum mystery item

Really tied into our area’s history

Last week’s mystery item from the Lincoln Area Archives Museum was a hard one to identify but significantly tied into Lincoln’s beginnings. This week’s mystery ...

Two messages this week

This Saturday is an especially great time to visit the Lincoln Area Archives Museum as docents will have extended hours, due to the annual downtown holiday events (see front page s ...

What is this household item?

The mystery item pictured above isn’t used as frequently today. Do you know what it is and what it was used for in homes? If you know, please send answers to carolf@goldcoun ...

Today's item is a national history question

Answers to what this week’s mystery item is can vary, depending on what part of the country the reader calls home. If you know what this week’s item is and whether you ...

Record-setting answers this week

Wow! We had almost 30 replies about the Aug. 23 mystery item. We hope we can top that number this week. If you know what this week’s item is and whether you or someone you ...

Record-setting answers this week

Wow! We had almost 30 replies about the Aug. 23 mystery item. We hope we can top that number this week. If you know what this week’s item is and whether you or someone you ...

The men are right

Two to two. It’s now a tie. Last week, two women knew what the mystery item was from the previous week. This week, two men knew the identity of last week’s mystery ite ...

Remembering our POW/MIA service men and women

Response was great, regarding last week’s mystery item. Hopefully, residents will know what this week’s mystery item is and respond with answers to carolf@goldcountrym ...

Communication by barbed wire

If you have an idea what this week’s mystery item pictured above is, please let us know at carolf@goldcountrymedia.com. For more hints, visit the Lincoln Area Archives Museu ...

We don't like stumping readers

We finally stumped Lincoln News Messenger readers. It has been several weeks since no one had the answer to the name or use of last week’s mystery item. Hopefully, this week ...

What could this item be?

Readers continue to outsmart Out of the Museum as several residents immediately had the answers to last week’s mystery item. If you know what this week’s item pictured ...

Readers haven't been stumped yet

We couldn’t trick readers last month and that trend continues the first week of April. If you know what the item above is, which is featured at the Lincoln Area Archives Mus ...

Last week's mystery question was easy for some residents

While last week’s mystery item wasn’t a mystery to some residents, this week’s mystery item might be more of a puzzle.  If you know, please send answers to ...

Are checks outdated today?

We’re giving you a break this week with no questions about the mystery couple pictured here this week. Next week, though, we’ll tell you about this generous couple. Re ...

Out of the Museum

  This week, we don’t have a question for you to solve. We do ask that anyone lucky enough to have a Gladding, McBean tile send us a picture so other residents can see ...