In World War II, Dekalb citizens turned out for an enthusiatic war bond rally on the Courthouse Square in Decatur. Movie actress Dorothy Lamour appeared as a special guest. (1942) Photo from Julius McCurdy (81-92)
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Not many photos showing this side on North McDonough St. have been found. If you look close you can see one sign that is POP'S CAFE . And you can see what looks like a AMOCO Gas Station at far left.The buildings were torn down for the New Courthouse.
Photo from Vanishing Dekalb