Joan Concilio takes a look at York County’s shopping destinations through the years – from downtown to the suburbs and back again.
Only in York County readers share memories of Carl’s Newsstand, piano lessons and interesting Pennsylvania Dutch pronunciations. Plus, find out a bit about Swords Bros. photo studios.
John F.M. Wolfe, the author of “Profile of Aviation, York County, Pennsylvania,” shared information about York County’s airmail pickup and delivery service in the 1930s and 1940s.
Only in York County readers seek information on the White Rose Bottling Works of York, Pa., and share memories of shopping in downtown York in the past.
Reader John Scheivert shared his memories of his time with the King Cobras of York, a soul cover band that played at parties in 1968, 1969 and into 1970.
Only in York County readers share memories of York’s Central Elementary School and wonder about the former West Manchester Mall before the Walmart.
Reader John N. Fishel shares some memories of Carl’s Newsstand and seeks information on local musician Philip Stinger, a drummer whose group was The Gaslight Trio.