Pine Grove man looks like Charles Snyder
Special to the TIMES NEWS Larry Deegan, left, of Pine Grove, was named winner of the Charles "Chester" Snyder Look-a-Like contest held in conjunction with the 70th anniversary of Charles S. Snyder Inc. Richard Roberts, center, Toro Sales Representative, and Charles "Chester" Snyder congratulate Deegan.
During the 70th Anniversary celebration week, Charles S. Snyder Inc. ran a Charles "Chester" Snyder look-a-like contest.
A Pine Grove man won the title of the best look-a-like easily.
Charles S. Snyder Inc. is located along Route 443 in West Penn Township.
The prize, a snow blower, was provided by Toro and Charles S. Snyder Inc.
Patrons of Charles S. Snyder Inc. were encouraged to bring in, e-mail, or mail a photo of themselves to compete in the contest.
Nineteen entries were received during the anniversary week celebration.
Voting for the contest occurred from Oct. 18-30.
A total of 379 votes were tallied, and the entrant who most looked like Snyder was Larry Deegan of Pine Grove.
He received 120 votes.