The SS. Peter and Paul Apostles were all decked out for the 1870s as they celebrated Avoca’s centennial in 1971. First row, from left, are Casmir Haduck, William Pezanowski, Martin Wanalista, president; Andrew Kupcho, sheriff; the Rev. P. Zardecki, pastor; Kenny Francis, William Biga, Walter Hadduck, Bill Romanowski, Andrew Coffee and Bill Sworen. Second row: George Sledzinski, Walter Janicki, Walter Kmiec, Ted Rogers, Chester Kuplinski, Joseph Ferack, Stanley Galuska, Michael Sokolowski, Alex Witkowski, Henry Geneczko and John Jalowiec. Third row: Frank Tokash, William McAndrew, Joseph Romanecz, Theodore Grudzinski, John Pucilowski, Joseph Sroka, Peter Jadus, Richard O’Hop, vice president; Joseph J. Haduck and Edmund Sekelsky. From Avoca’s centennial book, 1971.