Coudersport Ice Mine Opens On Friday, June 5th. Hours are 10 a.m.- 6 p.m. Wednesday thru Sunday. Admission Adults $5.00. Children 6-12 $2.50. 176 Ice Mine Road, Coudersport, PA.

Howard's Inc, Coudersport, PA



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Southern Tier Polaris, Olean, NY

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Wednesday, December 21, 2011

Shinglehouse Story In California

An April fool at Christmastime

Ted Courtright
Half Moon Review
Half Moon, California

Lloyd Burley was burly, handsome with curly dark hair, very strong and athletic. He was also my sister Lorraine's new husband. He always wore a smile and the latest fashion. Lloyd loved to regale us with jokes, and he always had a story at the ready.

Lloyd was born in the backwoods village of Shinglehouse, Pa. That's what I said - Shinglehouse. Surely you've all heard of Shinglehouse, the cuckoo clock capital of America. He had been awarded a football scholarship to tiny Kingston Tech, near Wilkes-Barre, Pa. He enrolled in the school but flunked out in his first semester. Lloyd had come out to California in 1934. More...

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