Category Archives: Ask Joan

Ask Joan: The “I’ve Got Nothing” edition

The April 21, 2013, edition of Ask Joan seeks information on a Curtis String Quartet performance in 1934 at the Women’s Club of York, as well as on the Bel-Mar Athletic Association and the Gehm’s Bakery cheesecake recipe.

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Ask Joan: Alpaca season edition

The April 17, 2013, edition of Ask Joan shares a photo of the former Dog House restaurant on York’s Memory Lane, as well as the recipe for Avalong’s ham barbecue, and seeks memories of Moser’s Restaurant.

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Ask Joan: The YES! It’s warm! edition

The April 10, 2013, edition of Ask Joan follows up on a W.T. Grant location in eastern York County and seeks information on an epitaph and on having potpie noodles shipped.

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Ask Joan: Memories of school, restaurants and ice cream

The April 3, 2013, edition of Ask Joan is all about seeking memories – of Snyder’s Ice Cream Parlor, of the Lincoln Woods Inn, of Aquilla Howard Elementary School, and of the Bright Star Restaurant, all in York, PA.

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Ask Joan: Happy Easter 2013 edition

The March 31, 2013, edition of Ask Joan explores the location of Philip Livingston’s grave and seeks information on a candy called Grade A and a 1950s stuffed animal with wire arms and legs.

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Ask Joan: Photos given, photos sought edition

The March 27, 2013 edition of Ask Joan seeks information on an old building in Lower Windsor Township, and seeks photos of a Catholic high school in York and a former ESSO station in Springettsbury Township.

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Ask Joan: Even more follow-up fun for my mom’s birthday edition

The March 25, 2013, edition of Ask Joan follows up on a plane crash in Dallastown and the former Keyboard Studios music store.

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Ask Joan: Wow, lots of memories edition

The March 23, 2013, edition of Ask Joan features follow-ups on Sleeger’s Furniture, Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church in southern York County, and some other former local businesses.

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Ask Joan: Going to Philadelphia edition

The March 19, 2013, edition of Ask Joan follows up on a house overlooking the Susquehanna River, as well as the United Dye Works and York Narrow Fabrics businesses that used to be on Grantley Road.

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Ask Joan: Cool caverns and lovely Legos edition

The March 16, 2013, edition of Ask Joan follows up on a downtown York crabcake business, Reiker’s or Reikert’s.

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