Rouse Brothers Flour Mill, 1903
on the east side of Main, across from Needmore
“Boone County. Walton: Work is
progressing finely on the new mill of Rouse Brothers.
They expect to raise the frame in a few days. Dimensions of mill 75 feet long by 56 feet
wide. They will run two wheat mills and one of corn, also, a large circular saw.”
from the Newport Local, February 6, 1879.
“If I ever met a man I didn’t like… really didn’t like… I’d give him a saw mill.” - A.M. Rouse
|Doc Mullin's Gas Station||Travis Dunn's or Charley Maloney's
or Eddie Glass's, depending on the
year in question
(between Losey's and Mullins')
|Losey's Service Station
from a facebook post by
John Denver Praither
| Losey Service Station
Demolished in 1994
Atkins Restaurant, Dr. Mann's Office, Dr. Maddox's office,
Jack's Barber Shop, a vacuum cleaner store, and more.
Just south of Model Foods, below
Model Food Store, or, earlier, Sebree's, or, still earlier, The Walton Opera House
right, Model Food owners, Charlie and Violet Praither
lower left, from a Facebook post by Emma Rich
The Frogstool Lunch Room changes hands, story here.
1 mile south of Walton on US 25, J. & E. Lewin, proprietors
|The Woodland Inn, Walton, Kentucky
Thanks to R. J. Yoder for these two images.