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24 Feb Geordi Hormel and Leslie Caron

  I heard stories of an incident out at the Hormel home (now Gerard) where the local police discovered Leslie wearing only her beautiful French smile…rumor or fact?? Any stories about the Hormel boys…Geordie and his brothers? I heard

18 Feb 1908 Sidewalks

 In 1908 Austin had more permanent concrete sidewalks than any town in the country. In 1908 they issued an ordinance condemning any business having a wooden sidewalk in front of it by 1909.