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The Emmaus Historical Society hosted a World War II-themed happy hour Oct. 6 at the society headquarters, 218 Main St. RIGHT: Teri Sorg-McManamon channels the cultural icon Rosie the Riveter.PRESS PHOTOS BY C. RICHARD CHARTRAND The Emmaus Historical Society hosted a World War II-themed happy hour Oct. 6 at the society headquarters, 218 Main St. RIGHT: Teri Sorg-McManamon channels the cultural icon Rosie the Riveter.PRESS PHOTOS BY C. RICHARD CHARTRAND
Tom and Karen Muchesko, of Valparaiso, Ind., reenact the famous V-J Day kiss photograph taken in Times Square in August 1945. Tom and Karen Muchesko, of Valparaiso, Ind., reenact the famous V-J Day kiss photograph taken in Times Square in August 1945.
Former Borough of Emmaus Mayor and World War II-era veteran Joe Zeller, 99, is among the celebrants attending the happy hour event. Former Borough of Emmaus Mayor and World War II-era veteran Joe Zeller, 99, is among the celebrants attending the happy hour event.
Emmaus Historical Society President Bill Barto leads a toast to World War II veterans and their families. Emmaus Historical Society President Bill Barto leads a toast to World War II veterans and their families.
Karen and Tom Muchesko join Nancy and Carl Wieder for a photo. Karen and Tom Muchesko join Nancy and Carl Wieder for a photo.

EMMAUS HISTORICAL SOCIETY

Wednesday, October 25, 2017 by The Press in Local News

History buffs revisit World War II