Friday, August 08, 2014

Where Were We?

The Mileage and Route Information Wheel at the front desk listed distances to 50 or so cities. New York City was 1,366. Yuma, Arizona was 1,333. And Asheville, North Carolina was 765 miles. Engineers and mathematians, where were we?
We were in Texarkana, Arkansas!

Thursday, April 17, 2014

Alice Cooper at Johnson City's Freedom Hall 1975

Tuesday, April 08, 2014

Arthur Smith 1921-2014

This ad was in the Kingsport Times in November 1954.

Friday, March 07, 2014

The New Market Train Wreck of 1904

1895 Southern Railway routes

Saturday, February 01, 2014

1910 Train Wreck near Clinchport, Va.

Tuesday, January 14, 2014

Kingsport High School football recap published in 1923

Here's how the Kingsport Times saw the first three seasons of Kingsport High football:

Saturday, December 07, 2013

Most Wanted Toys of 1909, 1945, 1955 and 1965

Goldberg's Department Store in Washington D.C. 1909
Most Wanted Toys of 1945 from Charleston, West Virginia
Most Wanted Toys of 1955 from Hattiesburg, Mississippi
Most Wanted Toys in Kingsport in 1965