They Left Their Mark In Oakford, 1872

Oakford Depot
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Interior of Oakford Depot where Clarence Stroh served as operator from 1913 to 1956. Stroh will be remembered for his interest in many young boys who showed and interest tin telegraphy. he would take them in and teach them everything he knew about being an operator, then send them out along the line as agents. At least twenty-five men were tutored by Clarence. Above are Joe Reitzel, Joker Lee, and Clarence Stroh, agent.



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