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History Mystery people of York County, Pa.: Test your knowledge

This week’s History Mystery quiz focuses on people. It’s amazing – and a bit sad – that once well-known York countians pass from the public scene and blend into history. So consider this quiz – and other YorkTownSquare.com posts an effort to remind folks of those who built this county. (OK, there are a couple of places in here, too.)

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Several First Ladies have graced The Yorktowne Hotel. Which First Lady did not?

The Yorktowne Hotel, seeking to play on its rich history as part of its rebirth after financial problems, offers guests quizzes. Here is one of those fun tests. How would you answer this. (See correct answer below.) Also of interest: … Continue reading

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