Scan attempts made by numerous people. Thanks to all that tried to help.
The late Ross Sterling of Moses Lake had a couple of poorly exposed photos in his collection. Here is the second one:
Now we can see the lead unit number, 289, which was known to be assigned to the Mosey Local for quite some time up to 1980. What is not known is the location of the photo, nor what kind of GE locomotive is trailing the 289. Anyone care to hazard a guess?