Throwback pictures from Facebook
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One of the three movie theaters in Caruthersville in the 1940s and 1950s, the Stadium was located at the corner of 11th and Ward. The other theaters were the Rodgers Theater on Third Street and the Gem Theater at 12th and Ward.
The Chaffin Motor Hotel, where President Harry Truman slept when he visited our city in the late 40s and early 50s. It was destroyed in a huge fatal fire in November of 1979.
The Independant Oil Company was a busy service station in the city for many years.
Brown Shoe Company stood on West 13th Street where the library is now located.
This picture was taken from the 15th street side of the Brown Shoe Company.
A picture of the original Riverview Museum which was just across the seawall on Ward.
J.S. Walhl Bottling Company was located at 4th & Carleton, on the land where Pemiscot Office Supply is doing business today.
A Christmas parade photo, featuring the CHS Band, from the late 1970s.