World War I is affecting Andes in ways small and large.
The writer recounts her memories, as a member of the Babel family, growing up in Andes, and tells of her husband, John Vroman’s life.
John McCune had car troubles. Peter Gerry elected U.S. Senator from Rhode Island. Hunters on the Beaverkill shot two bears.
The still blew up in the Shavertown acid factory and a Turk lectured (in costume) on his country’s customs.
ECKERT SISTERS GIVE SHAVERTOWN PAINTING BY GEORGE BALLANTINE TO ANDES SOCIETY FOR HISTORY AND CULTURE — August 2016
Four sisters donate to the ASHC a George Ballantine painting from 1954 that depicts the Atkins Store in Shavertown and neighboring buildings.