Cupples, Andrew Milton, blacksmith

karencttr Member Photo

Clipped by karencttr

Cupples, Andrew Milton, blacksmith - Yep, they were 'the good old times, but...
Yep, they were 'the good old times, but sometimes I miss a few of the old- timers as I did the other J«rne/5 IB. Reeder-, 1409 'Blair ave. called to my. attention that there were other blacksmith ahope in addition addition to those, menitoned. .' .There was a b'lacksmith shop at Jethe corner of Woodland, ave. and! .M'.'mrv' «( ^nPi-flt^d bv Andrew st., ., Milton Cu.opleSi iHe, was married to one of the daughters of David R. ,Mcc:intock. Mr.. Reeder, whom I believe we as kids knew as Ernie, worked for Mr.- Cupples as did the late Lawrence Whippo, 1 believe. They "shawed" horsed for George Grazier and Bob Ross, who then had' milk -runs in Tyrone. Re'eder Brother^ arid Houman, also on IMuncy, st., did heavy blacksmith blacksmith work .but nd 'horse shoeing. Mr. Cupples was the inventor 'of the adjustable tooth for big clams and steam shovels, 'and. many were made at the plant on Muncy >t.

Clipped from
  1. Tyrone Daily Herald,
  2. 03 Mar 1961, Fri,
  3. Page 5

karencttr Member Photo
  • Cupples, Andrew Milton, blacksmith

    karencttr – 27 Mar 2013

Want to comment on this Clipping? Sign up for a free account, or sign in