Post a picture in front of a general store

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  1. TT72

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    I did a search and did not find a thread about general stores. Let's start one. General Stores are usually in small towns. They were very important in the old days because they were the main shop of the community. Today they are not as common but they are still around in some small rural towns.


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    Here is a Link that the inmate Clampett sent of a google map with all the locations of general stores around the country and some overseas.

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    Same store this summer
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    Camp Verde Texas General Store 2004, before they ruined it.
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    This pic was taken from the front porch

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    Arlington General Store - Arlington, IN.
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    Hall Grocery & Post Office - Hall, IN.
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    Cataract General Store - Cataract. IN.
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    Stinesville Merchantile - Stinesville, IN.
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    Another Oark customer:

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    Did you guys get the biscuits and gravy???? :raabia
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  11. kawafunky

    kawafunky on another trip around the sun

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    General Stores are such a staple of riding rural America, Great thread idea!
    Aladdin, WY, June 2014...not a great picture of the store, but I've been wondering if anyone bought the town...

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    Been awhile since this old general store has seen its last customer. Located in Amherst County, Virginia.

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    Helmsburg General Store - Helmsburg, IN.
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    Gatesville Country Store - Gatesville, IN.
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    This one is a from a few years back but one I always enjoy looking at. Burkes Garden is such a neat place!
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    Met with some friends in Moonshine, IL as I was riding around the country in 2012.
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    Our local general store. It's 70 miles to the northeast to a real supermarket and/or hardware store, 80 miles to the southwest for the same. So this little store carries a bit of everything.
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  20. scootac

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    Looks like you and I travel in the same places!

    And of all the times I've been to this place, this is the only pic of the store? Not just a general store.... but a damn fine restaurant inside!

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    And they put on a dinner and show combo Saturday nights!!! A good evening out!!!
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    Thanks to the OP for starting the thread.... would make a helluva route across the country to string them all together.

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