Fun fundraiser - Comedy hypnotist Joe Francis gets a group of ‘willing’ participants to go under as part of the entertainment at the Bashaw Elks pork chop supper Aug. 12. at the Bashaw Community Hall. The event, which included a 50/50 and a DJ afterward, was held to raise money to go toward the Bashaw Fire Department’s purchase of a replacement rescue truck. Photos submitted

Fun fundraiser - Comedy hypnotist Joe Francis gets a group of ‘willing’ participants to go under as part of the entertainment at the Bashaw Elks pork chop supper Aug. 12. at the Bashaw Community Hall. The event, which included a 50/50 and a DJ afterward, was held to raise money to go toward the Bashaw Fire Department’s purchase of a replacement rescue truck. Photos submitted

PHOTOS: Bashaw fundraiser hypnotic

Members of the audience Aug. 12 at the Bashaw Elks dinner were left spell-bound

By Jordie Dwyer

Members of the audience Aug. 12 at the Bashaw Elks dinner were left spell-bound