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Here’s a 1944 view of ‘Yorkites.’ A sample of York County, Pa., today would look different

This photograph of a cross-section of York County, Pa., residents appears in Life magazine in June 1944 with an article: ‘These Are the People Who Answer the Gallup Poll Questions.’ Yorkblogger June Lloyd found the article in York County Heritage Trust library files.

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Part II: York, Pa.: ‘It’s a midsize city with an interesting history’

In a case that has captured national attention, York, Pa., City Police said Sinhue Johnson and Luann E. Bowers lived at 734 S. Duke St., with their five children in the end home pictured here. Law enforcement officials said the … Continue reading

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