DeSoto House Hotel
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- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Non-smoking hotel
- High-speed internet in room (free)
- Breakfast Available
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
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... be careful by Eddie Carthan who had been falsely jailed for killing a city alderman in Tchula, but would later go on to become the 1st black mayor of that same town. Of course, he jokingly said, that if something happened, he knew some good attorneys.
Finally, there are fond memories of the week spent with Willie B & Norman Cobbins, Jr. in Coila, MS. The amazing aroma of fried ...
The taste of life had gone dull. Life wasn't exciting anymore. I became a shadow of who I was in college. I felt like a wild animal that had found itself behind bars at a zoo. I hated it.
For the first time in my life I felt truly miserable.
Soon my transformation from human-to-zombie was complete. I'd move around, follow orders, complete tasks, and collect paychecks. But inside I was dead. Despite making more money than ...
... are all unique and the shops are as varied. One shop, Galena General Store has more hot sauces than I've ever seen in one place. I know Dick Wilson and Dave Millross would have been in "Hot Sauce" heaven.
The town sits near a river and the entrance has flood gates as that river can overflow. Just a unique place. You will enjoy the pictures soon. This would be a great road trip destination for us motor home junkies.
After lunch at Culvers ...
... LaSalle, 1931 Pierce Arrow, Package and Buick, a 1923 Buick, 1924 Cunningham racer and 1953 MG. Oh and a 1962 Corvette too. He is working on a 1932 Auburn in his limited spare time.
It’s about dinner time so Bill drives up in the Pierce Arrow and off we go. We head to Warren, IL about 8 miles away and split a dinner and ice cream to top things off. When we get back Bill takes me for a ride in the '52 MG and then the ...
... the road. Traffic was terrible p, so it took an hour to get back, and then we pretty much made our way out of the city and onwards west. We drove until about 8ish and then we stopped at a KOA in a small place called Lena. It was a beautiful little caravan park, with a pool and slide, an awesome playground for Kaya, even with a jumping pillow! :) we pretty much had dinner and ...