Ask Vance September 2015


Photo courtesy Special Collections, University of Memphis Libraries

A humble little place is fondly recalled by many Memphians. more

Sep 29, 2015 12:18 PM Ask Vance


photo courtesy Memphis and Shelby County Room, Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library

How could anyone have drowned in the Court Square fountain? more

Sep 25, 2015 12:19 PM Ask Vance

A rather humdrum motel on the outskirts of town is remembered for its distinctive name. more

Sep 22, 2015 2:03 PM Ask Vance

A real-photo postcard shows three women at the National Cemetery, even though it doesn't show the cemetery itself. more

Sep 15, 2015 3:16 PM Ask Vance

Brooks Road seems an unlikely place to raise flowers. more

Sep 10, 2015 12:07 PM Ask Vance

The name said it all: a swimming pool with clear (and COLD) water, and for decades one of the best places to beat the heat in Memphis. more

Sep 8, 2015 1:17 PM Ask Vance