By Jo Rogers Veatch
This book details history of life on a century farm near Independence and Monmouth. Jo is the daughter of former Polk County Representative, Joe Rogers, Jr. and the great-granddaughter of former Monmouth mayor, George Rogers. Joe Rogers, Jr. owned and operated the Independence Creamery on Main Street in Independence from 1937-1942.
You can purchased an on-demand print version of the book at http://www.TheBookPatch.com. Click on the Bookstore tab, select Search, and enter the book name - Rogers Road.
Ms. Veatch has generously pledged $1 for every book sold to go to the Heritage Museum!