Monthly Archives: April 2015

Memories of Alice Hoffer’s dress shop in York

Readers of Only in York County share their memories of the former Alice Hoffer’s dress shop, also known as The Fabric Shop or Shoppe, on East Market Street. in York, PA.

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More music-lesson memories: Recalling Keyboard Studios and Gingerich music

Readers of Only in York County share their memories of the former Keyboard Studios and Gingerich Band School, which sold instruments and gave music lessons in the 1940s, 1950s and 1960s in York, PA.

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Letters about York, PA, and its food, hangouts and more

Only in York County readers share their memories of Holland’s Candy, Bear’s Cafeteria, the Golden Glow and the neighborhood around Princess and Hartley streets in York, PA.

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Seeking information on York Fair postcard

Only in York County reader Cindy Roach wonders about a 1906 York Fair postcard dated in October, later than the fair was generally held.

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Memories of the western part of York city

Reader Joyce Whitcraft shares memories of the western part of York, PA, during the 1950s and 1960s.

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