Million Miles - Arlow Roche

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Million Miles - Arlow Roche - 94-1DAHO STATE JOURNAL Thursday, Oclober 10,...
94-1DAHO STATE JOURNAL Thursday, Oclober 10, 1957 Driver Travels Without Injury Million Miles Accident orlhwcst because of Ihe "people on meet Ihere" and he likes the alifornia road conditions. In his isure time he does some bowing. In fact, he won the staio tiglcs scratch and handicap tour- ament in 1955-56 and the city ingles handicap tourney in 1956. Roche and his wife reside at -315 "ilmorc with their twin sons, Brent nd Kent, nearly three, and a aughter, Marcia, - who will be two n March. He also has two chil- rcn by his first marriage, a son, Gorman, student et the University t Colorado in Boulder, a daughter, Marlowe Ann, Pueblo, Colo., and grandson who will be two in May. ARLOW W. ROCHE Wins Driving Awards A line driver for 0. G. Roche Moving and Storage Co. who has traveled nearly one million miles in 40 stales without a personal in jury acciednt won recognition this week. Arlow W. Roche, 41, who has been in Ihe trucking business since 1935, was presented a safe driving award for 22 years of accident free driving by Charles H. Wyatt, regional engineering supervisor for Truck and Insurance Exchange, member of Farmers' Insurance Group. He also received a 20-year service pin from Allied Van Lines with whom his employer lies been associated since 1937. Roche started his present career on a parttime basis while attend ing PocateHo High School. He firsl drove a truck which he describee as "little bigger than a pickup/ Currently, he is operating n 32-fdOI trailer and is looking ahead to driving one of the firm's new 35- foot trailers which hold 20 rooms of furniture. A Pocatello resident for 33 years Roche'has driven in every state but Maine and Tennessee. He nar rowly missed having a serious accl dent last fall when he was hit by » drunken driver while en rout' horns from tho factory with new equipment. Roche prefers to drive in th . E. at non We've combed the markets values in furniture and

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  1. Idaho State Journal,
  2. 10 Oct 1957, Thu,
  3. Page 24

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