This Week in Hershey


1936 - The newly renamed Hershey Bears move into the newly constructed 7,286-seat Hersheypark Arena.
1946 - The Hershey Trolley makes its final run. March 21, 1947—The Hershey Industrial School granted a charter to the Industrial School Alumni Association.
2006 - The Hershey Bears play their 5,000th regular season game at the Times Union Center in Albany, New York.

1934 - John Snyder, the mind behind the Deed of Trust, passes away.
1936 - The Hersheypark Arena celebrates its opening night.
1948 - The dairy barn at farm home Gro-Mor is destroyed by fire.
1966 - Dedication of Derry Township High School.
1967 - The old nurses quarters at Hershey Hospital are torn down.
 


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