“Route 66, My Home Away from Home,” by Chester Henry, for Sale

Hall of Fame Inductee, Chester Henry, (1993) has written a book about his experiences as an Illinois State Patrol officer along Route 66 from 1957-1984. His book, entitled, Route 66, My Home Away from Home, is now available for sale and we are helping spread the word about this unique account of the Mother Road during its heyday.

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Friend of the Association and Hall of Fame and Museum Tour Guide, Jim Jones, had the following to say about, Route 66, My Home Away from Home, “An excellent book. I could not put it down after starting it. Well done Chester.”

To order Mr Henry’s book for $15 + shipping:

Email your request to: kahui_99@yahoo.com or chester.henry@mchsi.com
You'll receive a reply with the total amount due (including shipping charges).


Mail your request to:
Chester Henry
910 N. East St
Le Roy, IL 61752

Please include phone number or email address so you can be informed of the total amount due (including shipping charges).

Make check payable to Chester Henry. Checks will be held to clear for two weeks before shipment is made.

Alternatively, you can pay via PayPal to: kahui_99@yahoo.com for immediate shipment.

Editor’s note: This book would make a welcome addition to any Route 66 enthusiast’s library. Think great gift!

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