This picture is in today's Times News - Tamaqua's newspaper. The room looks just like my childhood parlor. Velour sofa - doilies - big end tables - lamp shades. The only difference is our lamp holders were black.
Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Hope Sr. recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. They were married on Oct. 1, 1960 in Zion Lutheran Church in Tamaqua. Mrs. Hope is the former Mae Frye, daughter of the late Emma and John Frye of Quakake. She is a homemaker. Mr. Hope is the son of Lorene Hope and the late Robert C. Hope of Tamaqua. He is employed by Hope's Collision and Towing of Tamaqua.