I did not realize there was so much traffic in the 50's but then again I was only 11. South Side
Here's Monk in his ball cap, cigar and with his stick.
Thanks Tommy Cox for the photo!
Here are the Beatles autographs from their 1st U.S. Tour, courtesy of Sammy Creason's (drummer with Bill Black Combo) sister, Jonesboro AR.
September 18, 1964, Dallas TX.
Thanks, Martha This is a reprint in the Jonesboro Sun of a Beatles sighting near Jonesboro AR!
Lemco Crystal Set, manufactured by the Lemco Equipment Company, San Francisco, CA, 1918.
Remember the gh'oul times with Henry Aldrich, Jack Benny, and all your friends on their Halloween radio specials?
It can be hard to maintain the metaphor of Hollywood Royalty in the fickle world show business reality, but by any measure, it would be hard to deny that Douglas Fairbanks Jr was a Prince of Hollywood.
Lt Ed Sills who was on the Memphis Police force and watched East High Students at Walnut Grove and Holmes for years. He was our friend and made sure the students were safe.
Remember our fallen heroes. They are the reason that we are free this Memorial Day!
Dr. John Pender's famously tongue blade gift that he readily gives to everyone he can.
Found some great memories last night!
Mr Aubrey Watkins 1956
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Hi George, its David . I'm the one that sent you pictures of the sign about Dewey Phillips and the merry mobile ice cream trucks!! Well here's another interesting picture !!! In the grand banquet hall at Graceland prior to Elvis moving there! This is my mothers larger family and cousins, aunts , uncles! And of course the patriarch of the family Dr. Moore seated at the end of the table!! If you enlarge the picture you can read everyone's name!! I've got a great story to tell you about Graceland that involves my mother and father!!!
Dr Flynn this is Sharon in Jonesboro AR. We have these at the Cracker Barrel. The Mars Bar
These ice cream trucks used to run all around Memphis when I was young.
Morning Dr Flinn. On the first car discussion mine was a 67 Camaro. In 1966 it was being introduced. My dad took me to Memphis to buy one. None on the lot just brochures. I ordered the color interior look engine size and style of tires. Dad paid for the car and we left. Anxious to get it I was counting down the days. The phone call came that my new car was ready for pickup. I was a happy 16 year old. I was told it was the first Camaro bought in Memphis. I don't know