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Friday, June 22, 2012
Said He: I.C. the Future: the Horseless Carriage!
Directly behind the horse's head is the entrance to the old Masonic Temple, built in 1899. It anchored the corner of Cherokee and Jackson for many, many years, before it was destroyed by fire.
Photo from the Bicentennial publication of the Daily Leader, 1976, courtesy of Bettie Cox Hatcher (from the archives of her mother, Mary Becker Hatcher). Snaps to Deenie Tallant for endless scanning of these treasures.