Share our heritage: Boalsburg Boy Scout troop

Share our heritage | Boalsburg Boy Scout Troop

February 16, 2014 

This photo shows a Boy Scout troop in Boalsburg in the 1940s.

JAMES COLE — Photo provided

Each Monday, the Centre Daily Times will publish an installment in our “Share our Heritage” series, featuring photos from Centre County’s past. Today’s photo is from James Cole.

It is of a Boy Scout troop in Boalsburg in the 1940s.

In the front row, from left: Jerry Walker, Char Huber, Jim Whitehill, June Jordan, Joe Jackson, Tommie Tomis, John Cole and Toney Callbauch.

In the second row, from left: Scoutmaster Jim Calahan, Don Crummy, Jim Cole, Bob Rishel, Roy Harster, Buzz Wink, Bill Paterson, Tom Swank and Loy Whitehill.

Readers can contribute to the “Share our Heritage” series by sharing their own photos. Just drop off or mail copies of the photos to Centre Daily Times, 3400 E. College Ave., State College, PA 16801 or email them to or directly to Photo Editor Laurie Jones at Provide as much information as you can. All photos in the weekly series are placed in a “Share our Heritage” gallery at If you have any questions about this series, Jones can be reached at 231-6461.

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