Stores, General Stores, Drugs Stores, Feed Stores ...
Stores and Stories
new museum in Rusk by Bob Bowman
The old Barr grocery store in Rusk
now houses memorabilia telling the rich history of Rusk and Cherokee County--one
of the oldest counties in East Texas.
Stores by Bob Bowman
A friend who lives near Trawick was bemoaning
the loss of country stores a few days ago. “When I was a kid, you could drive
all over East Texas, and every little town had one or two stores and did a good
business because the hometown folks always traded with them...October
Barrel by Mike Cox
Eight-year-old Viola Helen Anderson did not grasp
that the U.S. stood on the brink of a financial crisis that would come to be called
the Panic of 1906. All the San Angelo girl cared about was that her daddy had
good ol’ store by Bob Bowman
Losing a community
institution is like losing a good friend. Such was the case when the Poynor General
Store closed last summer in the Henderson County community on U.S. Highway 175...
Em Down by Bob BowmanNethery's
Store by Bob Bowman
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