The Nov. 5, 2017, edition of Ask Joan explores more details about a fatal bazooka shell explosion in 1957 and seeks information on a mystery photo.
In this edition of Ask Joan, Only in York County readers talk about Happy Johnny’s Gang, Tales From the Tomb, staying at the Haines Shoe House, Chantiles Parking Lot, Willow Beach Park in Hanover and more.
Only in York County readers locate a place to buy Ahrens Butcher Bologna, answer questions about a 1945 New Year’s photo and recall life in the 1950s in the area of Hokes Mill Road in West York.
Readers of Only in York County share memories of former restaurants, such as The Old Homestead Inn, the William Tally House, Ernie McCall’s North Pole Drive-In and Jay’s Subs.
Only in York County readers seek information on Bott’s School in West Manchester Township, Mary Henry Homemade Candies in York, and Summit Grove Camp in New Freedom.
Only in York County readers share their questions about the Dover area, specifically a small cemetery near Dover Elementary School and a 1957 bazooka explosion that killed four.