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Friday, December 23, 2016

Memory Lane 36

Picture Decatur Memory Lane #36

We hope you'll see something here that makes you smile........

memory lane, Macon County Sheriff, envelope, Sulkyette, k-mart, K's Merchandise, Dust Puff, Texaco, Lighthouse Cafe, Roger Walker Jr., Jerry Dawson

Sunday, December 18, 2016

Decatur Pride

A few photos of one of Decatur's all-time finest sports organizations: Decatur Pride, men's fast-pitch softball

Thursday, December 8, 2016

Memory Lane 35

The Decatur memories continue.......

Here's collection #35 in our "Memory Lane" series. 

memory lane, Lake Decatur, sailboat, courthouse, Macon County Courthouse, pharmacy, millikin university, Gorin, conservatory, music, Gastman, school, DECO, Holiday Inn, Voyager, Mueller, Staley, a.e. staley

Sunday, November 27, 2016

Winter Reading

Looking for a little reading to help pass some time this winter?

Here are 4 suggestions....... a quartet of historical readings featuring Decatur and Macon County:

Friday, November 18, 2016

Memory Lane 34

We've assembled another collection of "Memory Lane" photos -- celebrating some good things and good memories from Decatur's past.

Enjoy the stroll.

memory lane, WDZ, 1050 AM, Soy City Motel, Brinkoetter, Grand Army of the Republic, Mueller, mural, post office, Traction System, trolley, public transit, Masonic Temple, Spicer, salvation army, Wiefel & Brown

Sunday, November 6, 2016

More Decatur QSL Cards

Here's another grouping of old citizens band (C.B.) radio QSL cards which have a connection to Decatur IL.

Know any of these enthusiasts?

Link to first QSL card collection:

shortwave, QSL, CB radio, citizens band, Gordon, hobby, Chappell, Cookson, Phillips, Sanders, Harding, Spence, Wilson