Society

Depot-museum is a Pepper too!

Rockdale’s International & Great Northern Depot-Museum is hosting a display of Dr. Pepper memorabilia through Thanksgiving weekend.

The memorabilia is from the collection of Bill Hall, former Rockdale banker and Dr. Pepper collector.

It includes commemorate bottles and cans, vending machines and signage, according to Joyce Dalley, Rockdale Historical Society spokesperson.

She said representatives of the Waco Dr. Pepper Museum board of directors will attend a meeting at the depot at 11:30 a.m. Saturday.

Dalley listed upcoming events as follows:

• Nov. 9—Monthly meeting at depot, 7 p.m., program: “Hunting for Arrowheads and Identifying Artifacts.”

• Nov. 13—Annual chili meal and silent auction fund raiser to benefit the depot, New Salem Clubhouse, Fair Park, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.


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