Description In 1947, twenty-one year old, Jerry Reed, founder of Jerrys Curb Service was honorably discharged from the United States Air Force after completing his tour of duty. Jerry was contemplating his future and wanted to open his own business and became fascinated by the innovative drive-in restaurants he saw while on a stop in Fort Wayne, Indiana. With his fascination of these new restaurants and a desire to open his own business, the concept for Jerrys Curb Service was born. On September 29, 1947, Jerrys dream became a reality. In his beloved hometown of Beaver, Pennsylvania, Jerry and his wife served their first customer at the original Jerrys Curb Service. During the summer, it is a popular location for Beaver Valleys classic car collectors and enthusiats.
Charles Ott, Pittsburgh, PA Member Since April 2010 Artist Statement My name is Charles Ott and I am an architectural illustrator and fine artist from Pittsburgh. I specialize in creating intricately detailed hand-drawn pen and ink illustrations and colorful paintings. My artwork is featured in art galleries, businesses, gift shops and thousands of homes across the country, including the White House.