SQ 2016-Les Palmer
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While growing up during WWII, Les Palmer had a paper route that shaped his life as a young adult. He often heard of the major events before the rest of his town due to his job distributing newspapers. He reflects on living in rural Athens, Pennsylvania, with his Victorian-era father, homemaker mother, and his two sisters.
Les Palmer discusses his high school, paper route, rationing, leisure activities, and life as a young adult on the home front of WWII in Athens Pennsylvania.