Shawnee Time Travelers Plan World War I Event
The Shawnee Cemetery Time Travelers are returning to the year 1918 in remembrance of the end of World War 1. The program will feature stories on how the war affected local citizens along with patriotic songs, historical displays and a variety of food, all included with a donation of $15. Children 12 and under are free. Proceeds will benefit the Shawnee Cemetery Preservation Association, an all-volunteer group which provides continued care to the 13 acre historic cemetery. Event will be held beginning at 1 p.m., rain or shine, on Saturday, Oct. 6 at Good Will Hose Company No. 2 grounds, 451 W. Main St., Plymouth. For information or tickets, call 570-406-1238. First row, from left, are Heather Ruseskas, Ruth Jesso, Lorraine Smith, Ruthie O’Dell and Mary Kondrad. Second row: Tom Jesso, Albert Dragan, Mark Ruseskas and Steve Kondrad. Also participating are Danny Bobby, Jay Bonito and Tom Curney. In the background is the “Soldiers and Sailors Monument,” Main Street, Plymouth, dedicated to those who served in the first world war.