Monthly Archives: March 2018

Sharing memories of W.T. Grant department stores

It has been just about two and a half years since I last wrote in detail about the former W.T. Grant department store chain. In the intervening time, I have received MANY letters with memories on that topic, and today … Continue reading

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Ask Joan: A medley of memories

Only in York County readers talk about mom-and-pop candy stores, meat markets, dairies and bakeries.

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Ask Joan: Memories from new friends

Joan Concilio got to spend a scrapbooking weekend making friends with two cool women who happen to be Ask Joan readers, and they shared a lot of great ideas for things to talk about.

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More reader letters on past bakeries

Today, I have a great set of reader letters to share about former York County bakeries, including Gehm’s, Barnhart’s and Zech’s, which we last talked about in April of last year. (I personally grew up as a Gruver’s devotee, a … Continue reading

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