HERSHEY, Pa. — Sunbury Press has released H is for Hershey, Heather Paterno’s first book, featuring art and artifacts related to Hershey, Pennsylvania and the chocolate company.
About the Book:
In 1900, Milton S. Hershey returned to his native farming community, Derry Church, to pursue his dream of chocolate making. Over the next forty years, not only did his business endeavor thrive, but the small town blossomed and grew through his innovative ideas and philanthropy, and his vision endured for generations.”H is for Hershey” takes the reader through the community and its landmarks via the talents of artists who love and appreciate the rich history of this fine town now known as Hershey, Pennsylvania.
All author proceeds are being donated to the Hershey-Derry Historical Society.
About the Author
Heather Paterno was born and raised in Central Pennsylvania where she resides with her husband, children, and dogs. She earned her J.D. from the Dickinson School of Law of the Pennsylvania State University and focuses her practice in family law. She is an adjunct professor, scout mom, and dabbling artist.
Also at the Hershey-Derry Historical Society on April 11 —Windows to Our Past: Historic Postcards from Hershey, Hummelstown, Palmyra, and more. Local postcard collector and historian, Neil Fasnacht, will present the largest known collection of local historic postcards to the public.
On display will be postcards from Hershey, Sand Beach, Union Deposit, Derry Church, Hockersville, Swatara Station, Hummelstown, Campbell(s)town, and Palmyra, as well as Indian Echo Cave, Stoverdale, Brownstone Quarry, and Valley Glen Park. In addition, postcard printing blocks and uncut sheets of Hershey cards, showing the color-layered printing process, will be featured.
This drop-in event will run from 1pm to 4pm in the Community Room at the Hershey-Derry Township Historical Society, 40 Northeast Drive, Hershey, PA. (located near the outlets in Hershey)
Light refreshments will be provided. The event is free to historical society members and a $2 donation is requested of non-members.
H is for Hershey
Authored by Heather Paterno
List Price: $24.95
Hardcover: 32 pages
Publisher: Sunbury Press, Inc. (March 16, 2015)
Product Dimensions: 8.5 x 0.2 x 11 inches
Shipping Weight: 14.4 ounces
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