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A pith torch is the answer for Week 250 of Orofino History Trivia a special feature to celebrate the history and heritage of Clearwater Country.

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Monday: Recycled materials

Tuesday: Fishing tool

Wednesday: Used in the dark

Thursday: Now at Clearwater Historical Museum

Friday: Metal and electrical wire

Saturday: Created light

Monday: Used by Native Americans

Tuesday: Fire

Wednesday: A long pipe

This pith torch now housed at the Clearwater Historical Museum was used to provide light while people fished along the Clearwater River. It is made of a variety of materials including a pipe, electrical wire and other materials.

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