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Television Repair Shop

Milbee Radio & TV 100 Winnemore Alley Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania submitted by: “wendyvee” Here is something that you don’t see very often anymore … an honest-to-goodness television repair shop that’s still in business! I initially found Milbee’s when I made a wrong turn after visiting the Elizabethtown Moose marquee last winter. I decided to stop by and visit again...

Elvis Is Alive…at the Calvary Baptist Church

Calvary Baptist Church (former home of the Elvis Is Alive Museum) 419 Warren Avenue Wright City, Missouri submitted by “Kamikaze” and “Butterfly” (Steve & Amanda) wendyvee: My friends Steve and Amanda are fantastic “wonder-spotters” … and this particular wonder is just beyond the beyond. I love it! The contents of the one-time Elvis Is Alive Museum, formerly housed in this building,...

Elvis Presley Birthplace

Elvis Presley Birthplace 306 Elvis Presley Drive Tupelo, Mississippi submitted by: TNAero (Eddie P.) wendyvee: Eddie was kind enough to share some images from the Elvis Presley Birthplace. The EPB includes the house where Elvis was born, a museum, and a park dedicated to the King of Rock and Roll. Birthplace Vernon Presley (along with his brother Vester and father Jesse) built the house in late 1934 in anticipation...

The Turkey Hill Experience

The Turkey Hill Experience 301 Linden Street Columbia, Pennsylvania submitted by: “wendyvee” In the spring of 2010, I learned that the dairy/convenience store empire, Turkey Hill Dairy, planned to renovate the forlorn remains of the 20,000-square-foot Ashley & Bailey Silk Mill and turn it into the Turkey Hill Experience. Columbia is an odd (and wonderful) little town for which I have a particular...

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