92-Year-Old Herbert Buch Still Working for Buch Printing in Jennings (LA)
While printing presses have gotten more complex over the years, Herbert Buch has kept up. Even at 92 years old. He’s the son of Joseph Buch who, in 1901, opened the Buch Printing Company in Jennings (LA) with friend, Dr. A.A. Petersen.
He began working at the company at age 17. Thursday, June 1st, marked his 75th year of working with the press and even at his age, he still maintains a tough daily schedule
Working more than 12 hours each day, his tasks range from measuring and binding receipt books for clients to creating letterheads for the presses.