More to explore:
Oh how many times have I driven by this radio with ole Joe Rumore at the mic? Thousands!
WVOK...Bessemer Super Highway. Grew up listening to Joe Rumore, "the mouth of the south" and his brother, Duke Rumore. Later, Springville's own Don Keith was a WVOK radio announcer...slj
The Hermitage - Remains of one of the Most Famous Antebellum Plantations in the South.
Vintage Barbie cases.
Vintage Birmingham... TUTWILER HOTEL...this is the real deal, the one we have fond memories of at Beta Club Convention. It was imploded in January 1974. Another gone--but not forgotten piece of the past.
I'm From Alabama
"Wish I was in the land of cotton, old times there are not forgotten. Look away, look away, look away. Dixie Land"
Birmingham had its Bozo days too!
Remember--by Eastwood Mall across Hwy 78 up on the hill?