Punta Gorda Chamber Guide 2022

Punta Gorda Chamber Guide 2022

2022 Members and Visitors Guide for the Punta Gorda Area

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Page 98 2022 Punta Gorda Chamber of Commerce Members & Visitors Guide BY FRANK DESGUIN Correspondent Seven sons of a well-known Punta Gorda family serving their country in several branches of the armed forces during World War II and the Korean War. In addition, two were at the vanguard of aviation history. Archie Bailey, born in Tallahassee, and Josephine McIntear of Bellview, Florida, were married in Arcadia on July 20, 1905 and came to Punta Gorda shortly thereafter. He worked at the Punta Gorda Ice Plant, then as a lineman for the DeSoto Telephone Company, and by the 1940s was a well-known electrician. They had 11 children, nine boys and two girls. e Fighting Bailey Brothers A terminal at Punta Gorda Airport is named after them Photo provided by PGD The plaque in the Bailey Terminal celebrating the seven Bailey Brothers. adno=3823941-1 Serving Our Community for Over 60 Years! uob7bm]r;uvom-Ѵb;71;Ѵ;0u-ঞomv-m7;1;rঞom-Ѵ service, regardless of any family's circumstance or 07];|ķbv_-|;7o-|_-uѴo;;loub-Ѵĺ +o7;v;u;|-bѴou;7-7b1;-m7orঞomvŋmo|- v|-m7-u7ķom;Ŋvb;ŊC|vŊ-ѴѴ-rruo-1_ĺuol1u;l-ঞom |o0ub-Ѵķ;_-;|_;;r;ub;m1;|o1v|olb; vol;|_bm]r;u=;1|=ouoĺ Everyone's needs -u;7b@;u;m|ĺ 941-639-1171 _-uѴo;;loub-Ѵĺ1ol adno=3823809-1

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