Barrie Peterson

Thanks, Bruce for your research! I remember Frederick Mennon coming to our home in Kankakee Township and pitching my parents to invest $960 in Jiffy Pop. They did and the resulting prosperity helped Sig and Isabelle's philanthropic contributions.

Thanks to the Frey family for their leadership in promoting international understanding and welcoming of students.

LaPorte County from 1918-1923 welcomed young Isamu Noguchi, hosted him in LaPorte, helped him graduate LPHS and the, via Dr. Edward Rumely, mentored him on path to beco…