Tag Archives: Society of 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...

Welcome To America!

George Trofimoff, as a teen-age boy, escaped the Nazi enlistment and the close of WWII by escaping to Paris. At first he found a job painting silk scarfs, but when that employer closed, he was desperate to find work. It was impossible to get employment without a work permit from...