Picture E127


Description: Tree-Sitter at Dennis's Gas Station. Contest. 1929. Photo shows crowd congregating around tree located beside gas station to view Arnold Taylor, who sat in the tree for 6-7 weeks competing in a national tree-sitting contest. Event occurred at the corner of Broad & Markham. Note stopped traffic and other commercial stores --cut-rate drug store and quickie take-out.

Subjects:

Source: A. John Dennis

Filename: E127


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