1123 State Street

Mi Casita Mexican Restaurant 2013
Mi Casita Mexican Restaurant 2013

North Side 2013
North Side 2013

Carter and Co.
Carter and Co.

Mi Casita Mexican Restaurant 2013
Mi Casita Mexican Restaurant 2013

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1951 Newellins
1951 Newellins

Sears Ad 1945
Sears Ad 1945

McCullough 1925
McCullough 1925

1951 Newellins
1951 Newellins

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McCullough 1922
McCullough 1922

Sears Employees
Sears Employees

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Early 1900's
Early 1900's

McCullough 1922
McCullough 1922

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2007-Present Mi Casita Mexican Restaurant is located here.

 

1977-1998  The Dollar General Store operated at this location.

 

1966 -1972 Rechters Brothers Dept. Store was located here.   Don Fallert was the manager in 1972.

 

1941-1962  Sears Roebuck & Co.  had their store and catalog sales department at this address.           

 

1928  Murphy Co. 5 & 10 Store is shown as being at this location in an early photo. 

 

1920-1925  P. B. McCullough Clothing and Department Store advertised that they sold floor coverings, ladies ready-to- wear, leather goods, millinery, and  toys. In 1920, the store was giving away a set of little sister dolls to children accompanied by their mothers on Friday, April 16.  Miss Emma Kelch had installed a hemstitching machine at the store and was ready to do hemstitching and picot edging for McCullough’s customers.

 

1910-1911 Carter and Co. operated at this address.

 

Upstairs

 

1956 – present  Vacant

 

1922 Dr. D.D. Griffith, had his dental office over the P B. McCullough Dept Store 

 

Mowery & Co. Building. The sheet metal cornice was manufactured by George Mesker & Company of Evansville, Indiana. It is known as their “morning glory” pattern because of the flower motif used on each bracket, according to Historic Preservation Specialist B. Ross.