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Main Street Pawn

  The precursor to the modern “strip mall” and the Delta is filled with them.  Empty storefronts along Main Streets everywhere signal better times in the past.   As always, I am curious as to what the original purpose of … Continue reading

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Quitman County Courthouse

My primary purpose in stopping off in Marks on my way home from Mound Bayou last week was to locate and photograph the Quitman County Courthouse.  I first became acquainted with this courthouse in the fun “name this place” contest … Continue reading

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Citizens Bank and Trust, Marks

The Citizens Bank and Trust, in Marks, Mississippi, was established in 1917.  The brief history on the website indicates only that the community bank has been in the same location on Main Street since established, but not if this is … Continue reading

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