Centennial Videos & Trivia

Wayne Memorial Hospital is marking its centennial this year. The largest private employer in Wayne County has a long rich history in our area. Our Centennial Trivia Contest is over — winners chosen randomly on September 9th, names below. But have fun answering the questions yourself!  Answers are at the very end.

 

Question #1: How much extra did it cost for a private room at the original Wayne Memorial Hospital on Court Street in Honesdale. Send your answer to askwmh@wmh.org. Correct answers–only one answer per question– will be entered into a random drawing for cash prizes and picked on Saturday, September 19th. Everyone is eligible!

WINNER FOR QUESTION #1 – Billy McCormick

 

 

Question #2:  What building was Doctor Dewar referring to when he said, it’s not the building, it’s the people who work in it? Send your answer to askwmh@wmh.org. Correct answers will be entered into a random drawing for cash prizes and picked on Saturday, September 19th.

WINNER FOR QUESTION #2 – Sharon Bryant

 

Question #3: Wayne Memorial Hospital was originally dedicated to whom? Send your answer to askwmh@wmh.org. Correct answers will be entered into a random drawing for cash prizes and picked on Saturday, September 19th.

WINNER FOR QUESTION #3 – Eileen Wasman

 

Question #4: What kind of a doctor was Harry Propst? Send your answer to askwmh@wmh.org. Correct answers will be entered into a random drawing for cash prizes and picked on Saturday, September 19th.

WINNER FOR QUESTION #4 – Colleen Lowe

 

Question #5: What caused Wayne Memorial’s staff to go into high gear this year? Send your answer to askwmh@wmh.org. Correct answers will be entered into a random drawing for cash prizes and picked on Saturday, September 19th.

WINNER FOR QUESTION #5 – Peg Pearsall  

 

ANSWERS

 

#1 – $1.50

#2 – The hospital

#3 – Local soldiers who died in WWI

#4 – Dr. Propst was a surgeon

#5 – COVID -19