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Wabash Employees Hospital 1954: This is the Wabash Employees Hospital which opened in 1903. An addition doubling its size was opened in 1925. (H file photo)

History Corner: A Look Back (December 2008) : Gallery Lincoln Theater.jpg 1966: About 1,000 children attended the Lincoln Theater on a Saturday. The children were guests of the Millikin National Bank, which sponsored a Christmas party. The Ambassador Hotel, visible in the background, opened in 1965. (H File Photo)

Day House Hotel 1947: The Day House Hotel was at 135-137 N. Main St. It was torn down in 1949. Burtschi & Co. later was located at this address. (H file photo)