Gordon A. Yock Interview, 1977
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Yock Residence, Spicer, Minnesota
Variety Supply Company (Clara City, Minn.); Cooperative societies--Minnesota--Clara City; General stores--Minnesota--Clara City; Telephone companies--Minnesota--Clara City; Clara City Phone Cooperative (Minn.); Continental Telephone of Minnesota; Republican Party (Minn.); Minnesota--Politics and government; Agriculture--Minnesota--Chippewa County; Boy Scouts--Minnesota--Clara City; German Americans--Minnesota--Clara City
In this interview, Gordon Yock talks about the Clara City Telephone Company, its good services and low rates, problems of other communities with phone service, and the Continental Telephone Company of Minnesota and Appleton, Minnesota. He also discusses the Variety Supply Company and some of its problems, his years as Republican State Chairman, the Boy Scouts in Clara City, and the churches and the German ethnic community in Clara City.
West Central Minnesota Historical Research Center (WCMHRC)
Yock, Gordon A., "Gordon A. Yock Interview, 1977" (1977). All Minnesota Oral Histories. 83.