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75 Years Ago

Cross Country Hitch-Hike


Herald of May 4, 1944

An interesting account of a Marine’s successful hitch-hiking trip from California to Pennsylvania is given below and wil have added interest as the young man was formerly from the Cove.

Pfc. George Kauffman is this Marine. He is a grandson of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. Kauffman of Henrietta and son of the late Charles Kaufman who was killed some years ago in a fall from a roof while doing carpenter work at New Enterprise. His mother, Mrs. Mary Kauffman, resides in Lock Haven and he entered the Marines from that place on Dec. 19, 1942.

Pfc. Kauffman is home from Santiago, Ca...

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