Courtesy of the outstanding archives maintained by the volunteers of The Croton Historical Society and from the GEORGE J. FERRIS collection, an amazing story from 1951: CROTON MEN CROSS ICE TO SAVE STRANDED YOUTHS - that deserved it's own post - click on the images. A lot of "old Croton" in here.
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I loved this one. LindaReplyDelete
thanks for posting this article...My father was Frank Risko and it brought back memories of his many experiences.ReplyDelete
ty Tracey Powell for showing me this story with my late father in law being one of the men that helped ..I am sure my sons Danny and Donald Anesi will be proud to hear what their grandfather did ..Peggy Imm AnesiReplyDelete