Vindicator file photos | Dec. 1, 1972
The 67th annual banquet of the Youngstown Area Chamber of Commerce included a brief style show, narrated by Joanne Mincher of Strouss, at the podium. Below, Thomas Petzinger Jr., a senior at Boardman High School, presented his award-winning speech, “Free Enterprise’s future. To his right is Weston O. Johnstone, the chamber’s executive vice president. After college, Petzinger wrote for The Vindicator and The Wall Street Journal; he’s now a biotech executive in Pittsburgh.