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This plate shows a number of the places where the community played and recreated itself in the "Good Old Days". Oldest of those is Babylon probably est. in the 1870's. For nearly 3 decades this popular spot on Crossroads near Silver Creek was the scene of many of the communitys picnics and activities. Included also on the plate is Zwack's Pond, the first Elk Co. Fair,Berwind Park, the old Temple Theter and more. The full history can be found in the book "The Historical Society Plates of St. Marys and Benzinger TWp. Which can be purchased at the local Historical Society.

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