Tag Archives: Friends

Quaker Meeting

Young George Trofimoff had been in the home of Paul Butterworth at Sunset Farms for a couple of weeks, when “Uncle Paul” told him that he would like for him to attend the Sunday Meeting of the local Society of Friends, the Quakers. Uncle Paul wanted to introduce George to...

To America, or Son to Father?

The “De Grass” was scheduled to sail from Le Havre on December 5, 1947. George’s American visa had come through, and he was to be on it. The visa window for arrival was only thirty days. The “De Grass” passengers were to embark on a special train from Gore du...