The true purpose of the arena, as with the airport, was the advancement of a childish indulgence known as Gulch-O-Centrism.This is the only line of reasoning that explains the irrational fanaticism of the proponents (including the so-called neutral media), and if they give you any other story they are lying.Some 68 years later, the bones of one of these men was found at Lackawaxen, leading to a memorial for unknown soldiers of the Revolutionary War and spelling a closure to one of the most morbid and heartwrenching episodes to occur militarily on American soil. Laflin built seven powder mills here in 18, and for a time he competed with the powerful du Pont family mill in Dupont. Early maps describe the lake as Jones Pond and/or Jones Lake with the surrounding vicinity named Jonestown.
Prospects for the formation of a new county called Lackawanna must have seemed doomed.
But a unique development occurred in 1874 as Pennsylvania established a new constitution: this self-serving amendment was omitted, whether intentionally or not.
Note that Blakely also stems from a War of 1812 source name.
This one's named for Italy's third-largest lake, located in the Lombardy region in the north-central part of the country.
The first rumblings of secession were heard in the 1830s, some 20 years after Bradford and Susquehanna counties had broken off, due mainly to the impracticalities, not to mention the social regression, of having to travel to Wilkes-Borough to transact official business.