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Baldwyn in Lee County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
 

Epting's Five and Dime

 
 
Epting's Five and Dime Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, August 23, 2020
1. Epting's Five and Dime Marker
Inscription.  Post-war modern architecture; building completed in 1930 as Compton's Store. Later operated as Hugh Epting's 5 & 10, Riley's Shoe Shop, and The Trading Post. Restored in 2005.

National Register of Historic Places.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: ArchitectureIndustry & Commerce.
 
Location. 34° 30.556′ N, 88° 38.042′ W. Marker is in Baldwyn, Mississippi, in Lee County. Marker is on West Main Street west of North 2nd Street, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 105 W Main St, Baldwyn MS 38824, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 'Son' McGee's Grocery (a few steps from this marker); 'Pig' McDonald's Barber Shop (a few steps from this marker); People's Bank (a few steps from this marker); Quail Ridge Engineering (a few steps from this marker); Tom's Drug Store (a few steps from this marker); C.P. McWhorter - "The Hardware Man" (a few steps from this marker); The Ritz Theater (a few steps from this marker); The Opera House (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Baldwyn.
 
Epting's Five and Dime Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, August 23, 2020
2. Epting's Five and Dime Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 29, 2020. It was originally submitted on August 28, 2020, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 30 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 28, 2020, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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