Arthur Rosenthol needed a cemetery map to find a relative’s plot. I forwarded these complaints to Feldman, who addressed most of them promptly.
But why was the media’s intervention needed in the first place?
When the Laceyville toll bridge was completed across the Susquehanna in 1899, the fare was five cents for pedestrians and 25 cents for horses.
Means "the stream that forks," and the fork in question is the confluence of the Lackawanna River with the northern branch of the Susquehanna.
Feldman told me that he himself has seeded the plot four times, but it never takes.
“Grass won’t grow there, for some reason,” he says.
This same type of shenanigans would occur many years later as the Avoca airport was named backwards by a dubious legislative mechanism initiated in Washington by congressman Dan "Mr. A few decades later, Luzerne County authorities once again managed to diddle with state law and constitutional intentions, overriding the decision of voters by ramming through a hotel tax of dubious legal merit so as to finance an arena, based on the absurd contention that hotels in Hazleton, some 23 miles away, would benefit.