Society

COLOR, HISTORY—

There was plenty of both in Saturday’s ‘Olde Town’ Tour of Homes, sponsored by the Rockdale Downtown Association, Above, the “outdoor stars” of the afternoon were a pair of Chinese Maple trees in the yard of Sandy and Vickie Braswell, 229 East Davilla, which blazed crimson in the light of a setting sun. Below, James Perry, the third generation of his family to reside at 305 East Davilla, shows historical photos to (from left Sharon Shoemake, Connie Jensen Britton and John Shoemake. At right this Christmas village display, also in Perry home, even included a fire truck. Eight homes and one church were included in the tour.


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