Oh my gosh! I love Tim McOsker’s story! It makes me think of my mother’s Joyce (Metzger Samsel) house story.
Steve Kleinjan tells the story of how his father worked as an electric lineman for Bell and requested a transfer to anywhere warmer than the frigid winters of Chicago, where he worked. A job in San Pedro became available and using a new GM truck as downpayment, he got the family a house in town.