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Picturing the Past 132: Whittling awayPosted Tuesday, September 27, 2011, at 4:18 PM
Whittlers on the Shelbyville square in April 1968. (T-G File Photo by Bo Melson)
They added color and character to the square. And, gradually, they just faded away.
We don't have these guys' names, but maybe some of you can identify them.
Seems like a good way to simply relax.
And we also get a good look at the old Dixie Hotel in the background.
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David Melson is a copy editor and staff writer for the Times-Gazette.
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