Daily Archives: December 7, 2011

Follow these links to learn more about civil rights pioneer Daisy Myers of York, Pa.

Daisy Myers, right, and  George Leader addressed a session of the 25th annual conference on Black History in Pennsylvania at York College in 2002. A York Daily Record editorial granted roses to the meeting of Myers and Leader: ‘To the … Continue reading

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York teen delivered bad news about Pearl Harbor – Linked in with neat York County history stuff, Dec. 7, 2011

Frank Renda, right, experienced a memorable moment on the Sunday that Pearl Harbor was attacked, 70 years ago today. He delivered a Western Union telegram to York, Pa.’s City Hall about the Japanese attack on the American Naval base, Pearl … Continue reading

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