East Penn Press

Wednesday, December 12, 2018
PRESS PHOTOS BY APRIL PETERSONWentz Hardware, an Emmaus institution for 75 years, will continue its limited-time retirement sale through Oct. 31. A retirement celebration will be held 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 6 at the store. ABOVE: Ryan, Darlene and Tim Kazmierski are behind the counter at the store. Tim’s grandfather, George Wentz, founded the store in 1943.

WENTZ HARDWARE

By APRIL PETERSON in Local News

In 1943, Franklin Delano Roosevelt was president, Ingrid Bergman and Gary Cooper lit the silver screen in the Oscar winning version of Ernest Hemingway’s “For Whom the Bell Tolls,” Silly Putty was invented, the 1942 Emmaus Hornets football season...