St. Charles resident George Tattersfield, 78, was at a protest at the district office of U.S. Rep. Randy Hultgren, R-Plano, in Campton Hills, when he answered questions from the Kane County Chronicle’s Brenda Schory.
Schory: Where did you grow up?
Schory: Do you have any pets?
Tattersfield: Dickens, a yellow lab therapy dog
Schory: First job?
Tattersfield: Selling gas and bait at Anchor ’N Point on the dock by the ocean for $20 a week when I was 12
Schory: As a kid, what did you want to be when you grew up?
Tattersfield: I wanted to be a doctor, but I was in sales all my life.
Schory: A book or a movie you would recommend?
Tattersfield: “A Tale of Two Cities” by Charles Dickens
Schory: Favorite charity?
Schory: Favorite local restaurant?
Schory: What is an interesting factoid about yourself?
Tattersfield: I have been to 49 of the 50 states. I have not been to Alaska.