September 19, 2009

The WABAC (Wayback) Machine

As Mr. Peabody used to tell his boy, Sherman, in the cartoon Mr. Peabody's Improbable History, "Let's set the WABAC machine to 1967." Today, we will visit the town of Winchester, Indiana to see the businesses in operation during that era.

Scanned Photos Courtesy of Dan Thornburg


Airline Auto Theater

Aluminum Foundry

American Legion

Armstrong Mold

Boston Store

Browne's Warehouse

Caupp's Auto Sales

Cook & Shannon

Custom Farm Service

D & J Restaurant (Inside)

D & J Restaurant (Outside)

Durbin's

Easy Clean Laundry

Fountain Park Phillips 66

Fraze Funeral Home

Gettinger's Gulf Station

H & R Stone Services

Hinshaw Building

Hinty Small Engine Repair

Jax Wear House

Ludwig-Saratoga Elevator

Maynard and Walker Funeral Home

McCoy's Grocery

Newspaper Office

Ohio Valley Gas

OMCO

Our Pizza House

Peacock Insurance

Peoples Loan & Trust

Rainbow Restaurant

Randolph County Bank

Russ and Ed's West Side 66

Sports Center

Standard Securities

Stone Station Elevator

The Cove

Waltz Drug Store

Whitesel Cleaners

Wilkinson Lumber
Do you know which of these
businesses are still in
operation today?