[SeMissourian.com] A Few Clouds ~ 48°F  
River stage: 12.31 ft. Rising
Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015
Schonhoff Dairy barn converted to church (01/28/15)

Dino's Inn (01/26/15) 4

West Cape Girardeau aerial in detail (01/23/15) 1

'Mad Hungarian' in Cape (01/21/15)

Trains and Things, Lindy Line Restaurant (01/19/15) 2

Burger Chef flooded out (01/16/15) 1

Billy Sisco and Jon Kent Fisher, magicians (01/14/15)

Extreme heat buckles Broadway (01/12/15)

Biederman Furniture on William St. (01/09/15)

Lights out at Smitty's Tavern (01/07/15) 1

Dairy Queen on West Broadway (01/05/15)

Myers Hall men claim world record (01/02/15)

Gladish-Walker Furniture Co. (12/31/14)

H.A. Nussbaum store in Haarig (12/29/14)

Midtown Shopping Center (12/26/14) 2

Cape City Bottling Works (12/24/14) 1

Town Plaza Twin Cinema (12/22/14)

Floodwall construction at shoe factory (12/19/14) 1

La Grotta Azzurra (12/17/14) 2

Warren Strack longtime Santa Claus (12/15/14) 1

Cofer's men's store (12/12/14) 1

Thompson's TV, Appliance & Furniture Co. (12/10/14)

Deal Sales Co./Dean Taylor Oldsmobile (12/08/14)

Hudson dealer, Independence St. aerial (12/05/14)

Morrison Blacksmith Shop (12/03/14) 4

Fairway Market (12/01/14) 2

Haman Shoe Store (11/28/14)

Landgraf Lumber Co. (11/26/14)

Haarig District aerial in detail (11/24/14) 2

Egypt Mills School (11/21/14) 1

Burnette's Meat Market (11/19/14) 2

Shinbone Alley aerial (11/17/14) 1

Black's Garage (11/14/14)

Memorial Park was County Farm land (11/12/14) 1

Early Trinity Lutheran Church and School (11/10/14)

College library named for Sadie Kent (11/07/14)

Kent Library aerial 1950s (11/05/14) 1

L.B. Houck home razed for dormitory (11/03/14)

Cape Brewery & Ice Co. (10/31/14)

Gately's chain store (10/29/14) 1

Peg Meyer, Cape's 'Music Man' (10/27/14) 1

Integration begins in Cape schools (10/24/14)

School Day 2-mile parade 1934 (10/22/14)

Old Appleton bridge destroyed 1982 (10/20/14) 1

May Day at Frisco Park 1939 (10/17/14)

Aerial ladder trucks old and new (10/15/14) 1

Eggimann Feed seed cleaning plant (10/13/14)

Floodwall dedication 1964 (10/10/14)

Fischer's Market (10/08/14) 3

KFVS Hill (10/06/14) 1

Meystedt Grocery (10/03/14) 2

Floodwall openings 1959 (10/01/14)

Old Appleton bridge and mill 1972 (09/29/14)

Murtaugh Park on South Main St. (09/26/14)

Frisco Park in Cape Girardeau (09/24/14)

Excelsior Music Company (09/22/14)

Traffic bridge site 1927, 1963 (09/19/14) 4

Cape is Missouri's City Beautiful (09/17/14)

John Philip Sousa in Cape (09/15/14)

Roy Acuff at SEMO District Fair (09/12/14)

Eight-camel hitch at SEMO District Fair (09/10/14)

Bridge demolition surprise ending (09/08/14)

Painted daffodils (09/05/14)

Indian Creek School (09/03/14) 2

Jackson bus riders in Pocahontas (09/01/14) 1

McClure Grade School (08/29/14) 2

Interstate 55 construction (08/27/14) 1

Cape Girardeau aerial in detail (08/25/14) 2

Hartung's Key & Repair Shop (08/22/14) 4

Energy Coal Co. (08/20/14) 1

Kingshighway flooded 1958 (08/18/14) 1

Truck Center near viaduct (08/15/14) 1

Central High's "L'il Abner" cast 1972 (08/13/14) 1

Tywappity fire tower (08/11/14) 1

Cities Service at Blomeyer (08/08/14) 1

Kassel's Studio (08/06/14) 2

Idan-Ha/A.C. Vasterling facelift 1972 (08/04/14) 1

Union Bus Center (08/01/14) 1

Elephants on parade 1937 (07/30/14) 1

Cape cop directs Broadway traffic (07/28/14) 1

Junior High shop class 1956 (07/25/14) 1

Federated Store on Broadway (07/23/14) 1

Houck Woods aerials (07/21/14) 2

Smelterville refugees at Houck Woods (07/18/14)

Smelterville flooded 1951 (07/16/14) 3

River reaches 41.8 feet in 1951 (07/14/14)

Traffic heaviest on Broadway in 1947 (07/11/14) 1

Teen Town (07/09/14) 3

Happy Hollow cleanup 1935 (07/07/14) 2

STOP! Sprigg and Broadway (07/04/14) 1

Cape expands to stone cross (07/02/14) 1

Restored General Baptist Church (06/30/14) 2

Guth Brothers Block & Brick Co. (06/27/14)

Trail of Tears road construction (06/25/14) 1

Carps Super Store (06/23/14)

Viaduct Court (06/20/14)

St. Paul Lutheran Church demolition (06/18/14)

Ford Groves century (06/16/14) 2

Haman Service Station (06/13/14)

A&P Super Market, 2121 William (06/11/14)

A.E. Birk & Son Plumbing & Heating (06/09/14) 1

Sinclair station on Highway 61 (06/06/14)

Illinois 146 to East Cape (06/04/14) 1

Houck Field House rebuilt after fire (06/02/14)

Hillcrest Inn & Beer Garden (05/30/14) 1

Werner's Market (05/28/14)

Memorial Day speaker, Bill Burlison (05/26/14)

Saveway Oil makeover (05/23/14) 3

Kroger Family Center (05/21/14)

General Sign Co. (05/19/14) 2

1941 Culver flies over Cape airport (05/16/14) 1

Rueseler Chevrolet Co. (05/14/14) 2

Seabaugh's Bar - Julius Vasterling Building (05/12/14) 1

State College postal station (05/09/14)

Haman's Sandwich Shop (05/07/14)

Brinkopf-Howell Funeral Home (05/05/14) 2

St. Andrew Lutheran Church aerial 1968 (05/02/14)

Shakey's Pizza Parlor & Ye Public House (04/30/14) 6

Tenkhoff Pharmacy - Sea Drift (04/28/14) 1

Conoco - Morgan Oak & Sprigg St. (04/25/14)

Ward's Big Star Super Market (04/23/14) 2

Southeast Missouri Hospital's first addition (04/21/14) 1

McDowell Motor Co. (04/18/14) 1

Pecan Grove School (04/16/14) 1

Rialto Theater 1940 (04/14/14) 1

L.A. Tucker Truck Lines (04/11/14) 4

Cape Tire Tread Co. (04/09/14)

Plaza Car Wash (04/07/14) 1

Retaining wall collapses (04/04/14)

Southern Oil on Morgan Oak (04/02/14) 4

Dr. Arthur Clay Magill honored (03/31/14)

Kage School marks 100 years (03/28/14) 1

Oklahoma Tire & Supply Co. (03/26/14)

Woolworth's remodeled downtown (03/24/14) 1

Bahn Bros. Hardware - Est. 1860 (03/21/14)

Wilson's Drug Store (03/19/14)

A circus comes to Donnybrook (03/17/14) 2

American Gauze Company (03/14/14)

9th annual Lions Pancake Day 1947 (03/12/14)

Wescoat Motor Co. & Service Station (03/10/14) 1

Broadway Hill snow 1961 (03/07/14) 1

Winter on Broadway 1962 (03/05/14)

Broadway snow 1958 (03/03/14) 1

North Main industry 1929 (02/28/14)

Arena Park track 1939 (02/26/14)

Sunset Tourist Court (02/24/14)

Piano tuner claimed Mo-Mo sighting (02/21/14) 1

Nash Road - Hardware Wholesalers Inc. (02/19/14) 3

Wiethop Buick (02/17/14) 2

"Prosperity" on Spanish Street (02/14/14)

Parham's Heating and Royal Crown Cola (02/12/14)

The Beacon Light of Simpson (02/10/14)

New drive-in mail box (02/07/14)

15-inch Blizzard hits Cape in '78 (02/05/14) 2

Edsel dealer, William Brune (02/03/14)

Broadway snow in 1949 (01/31/14)

Main & Themis streets early 1900s (01/29/14)

Volkswagen - Allgood Motor Co. (01/27/14) 3

Concrete Frederick Street - 50 years (01/24/14)

First WPA project in Cape (01/22/14) 1

Town Plaza site aerials (01/20/14) 2

S. Albert Grocery (01/17/14)

Fire escape at St. Francis Hospital (01/15/14)

Icy River 1949 (01/13/14)

Plansifter Mill (01/10/14)

Independence & West End snow 1960's (01/08/14) 1

Hot enough to fry an egg? (01/06/14) 1

The first Otto F. Dingeldein Award (01/03/14) 1

Frisco Freight Depot (01/01/14)

Moon Distributing, Pollack Hide aerial 1939 (12/30/13)

Gov. Lloyd Stark 1938 (12/27/13)

Living Nativity (12/25/13) 1

Main Street Christmas Shopping (12/23/13) 1

Portland Cement Co. 1922 (12/20/13) 1

Remains of Sea Bird steamer (12/18/13)

Frisco train passengers (12/16/13) 1

Park Theater 1919 (12/13/13)

Leming Hall snow 1940s (12/11/13)

Ice storm 1949 - Common Pleas Courthouse (12/09/13)

Broadway snow 1960s (12/06/13)

Erlbacher Foundry (12/04/13) 1

Salvation Army kettles 1963 (12/02/13)

Santa goes a-camel-ing (11/29/13)

Turkeys in Sedgewickville (11/27/13)

Cape's first motorized fire trucks (11/25/13)

SEMO campus aerial 1953 (11/22/13) 2

Lorberg Funeral Home 1929 (11/20/13)

First Federal in Surety building (11/18/13) 1

Girardeau Guardsmen to train in 1941 (11/15/13)

Harris Field 1944 (11/13/13) 1

U.S. Marine Corps recruiters 1942 (11/11/13) 1

Rainstorm at Brennecke's Standard (11/08/13)

Statuary Hall in Academic Hall (11/06/13) 2

Fire destroyed first Houck Field House (11/04/13)

SEMO Teachers College aerial 1939 (11/01/13) 1

The first Houck Field House (10/30/13)

Houck Stadium interior early views (10/28/13)

Cape Central vs. Jackson football 1961 (10/25/13)

Jackson football team 1961 (10/23/13)

Tacky Day at Central High (10/21/13) 1

National Food Store (10/18/13)

Federal Materials safety record (10/16/13)

Fishing Fun at Town Plaza (10/14/13)

First National Bank (10/11/13) 1

Farmers & Merchants Bank (10/09/13) 2

Cape State Bank is third bank for Cape (10/07/13)

Ruh's Market 1936 (10/04/13) 1

Mainliners No. 2 in Legion tournament (10/02/13)

Doyle house site became Southeast Missourian (09/30/13)

International Shoe Co. workers (09/27/13) 1

Cotton-pickin' kids (09/25/13) 3

Inside the Blue Hole Garden (09/23/13) 1

Home of the Birds 2 (09/20/13)

Bollinger County Fair (09/18/13)

Old McKendree Chapel 1958 (09/16/13) 1

Early aerial of SEMO Fair (09/13/13) 1

Horse racing at SEMO Fair (09/11/13)

SEMO Fair parking circa 1940 (09/09/13)

New Houck Field to open in 1930 (09/06/13) 1

Houck Stadium under construction (09/04/13) 1

Matteson quarry site of Houck Stadium (09/02/13) 1

Federal Building razed 1967 (08/30/13) 8

Shocks of barley (08/28/13) 1

Chamber fishing for members (08/26/13)

Last of the Alvarado (08/23/13) 2

Cape Osteopathic Hospital (08/21/13) 4

International Shoe Co. aerial (08/19/13) 2

Peach harvest 1961 (08/16/13)

Cape City Bottling Works (08/14/13)

1951 state champion Junior Legion baseball team (08/12/13)

Snow on Broadway (08/09/13) 1

Cape Municipal Band 1929 (08/07/13)

Superior Electric (08/05/13) 1

Delta CCC Camp 1930s (08/02/13)

Steamboat pilot Capt. Wm. "Buck" Leyhe (07/31/13)

Cape's future movers and shakers played Legion baseball (07/29/13)

New Fire Station No. 2 on Independence (07/26/13) 1

Blue Hole Bar-B-Que (07/24/13) 4

Jackson Homecomers parade 1950 (07/22/13)

Informational signs 1967 (07/19/13) 1

Marquette smokestack comes down (07/17/13) 1

Hobbs Chapel isolated by new road (07/15/13)

Milking contest with Kenny Knox (07/12/13)

First Cape WPA project 1935 (07/10/13) 1

Wimpy's dangerous intersection (07/08/13) 2

Cape Girardeau Police 1937 (07/05/13)

First Christian Church, Sprigg & Themis (07/03/13)

Otto Porter Sr. joins SEMO's 1,000-point club (07/01/13)

Early aviation day (06/28/13) 1

Cars on the Mississippi River (06/26/13) 1

Frony knew Harry Truman (06/24/13) 1

Route K vista 1967 (06/21/13) 1

Fire at Firestone Tire 1935 (06/19/13) 2

Cape Girardeau Northern train derailed (06/17/13) 1

First National Bank built, CVB razed (06/14/13) 1

Feds return Common Pleas Courthouse to city (06/12/13) 1

Huge crowd at Capaha Field (06/10/13)

Right turn on red after stop (06/07/13) 1

Jobs end for bridge toll takers (06/05/13) 1

25-cent gasoline? (06/03/13) 3

Arena hardwood floor extended (05/31/13)

U.S. Navy PBY Catalina at Harris Field (05/29/13) 1

Fairground Park clubhouse (05/27/13)

Independence Street traffic (05/24/13) 3

Caruthers Avenue concreted (05/22/13) 1

Lorberg Furniture & Undertaking crowd (05/20/13) 1

Fire Prevention 1930s (05/17/13)

Mystery photos solved 5/15/2013 (05/15/13) 1

Bridge toll house razed (05/13/13) 2

Three steamers at Cape riverfront (05/10/13)

Marquette School (05/08/13) 2

Bridge-freeing queens 1957 (05/06/13) 1

Greyhound Scenicruiser diverts traffic (05/03/13) 3

It looks like a "Duck" (05/01/13) 1

Mississippi River floods Water Street (04/29/13) 2

Burfordville covered bridge (04/26/13) 3

Old streetcar rails on Broadway (04/24/13) 2

The Glenn House (04/22/13)

Wet Gene's Waterslide (04/19/13) 2

Holy Family Catholic Church & School (04/17/13) 1

Cape County Farm Home (04/15/13) 1

House razed for First Federal (04/12/13)

Mystery photos solved 4/10/2013 (04/10/13)

WPA head sees progress at Community Center (04/08/13) 2

St. Mary's Grade School crosswalk (04/05/13) 3

New Jefferson School playtime (04/03/13)

House moving, no fooling (04/01/13) 1

Wedekind Roadside Park (03/29/13) 1

'Danno' actor in Cape (03/27/13) 2

Al's 234 Shop - Oglander's (03/25/13) 2

Eagle Stamps (03/22/13) 1

Mississippi River floods Main Street (03/20/13) 2

War Rally parade 1938 (03/18/13)

Riverfront fun 1902 (03/15/13)

Ward Week at Montgomery Ward (03/13/13) 3

Police Court and fleet (03/11/13) 2

Fans jam Paul Revere concert (03/08/13) 4

Charlton Heston in Cape (03/06/13)

The old rock crushing plant (03/04/13) 1

Amrhein Drug Store in Illmo (03/01/13)

Mystery basketball game (02/27/13)

Voting at the swim pool (02/25/13)

Pedestrian's view of collision (02/22/13) 1

Bill Burlison, marble champ (02/20/13)

SS Cape Girardeau 1943 (02/18/13)

House razed for telephone building (02/15/13)

St. Vincent's College typists (02/13/13) 1

Liberty Bell replica arrives (02/11/13) 1

Hecht's weathervane (02/08/13) 1

The Gordonville bear? (02/06/13)

Rusty D. Razor buried (02/04/13)

Traffic bridge 1971 (02/01/13) 1

Minnesota Fats in Cape (01/30/13) 1

Jo Ann Bock remembers Frony (01/28/13) 1

KFVS House (01/25/13) 2

Firemen fight Trinity fire in snow (01/23/13)

Stan "The Man" Musial in Cape (01/21/13) 1

Police HQ accident corner (01/18/13) 1

Weather delays State Park work (01/16/13) 1

Mystery photos solved 1/14/2013 (01/14/13) 6

Rabbit hunters dispatch bobcat (01/11/13)

The Beard triplets (01/09/13) 1

West Broadway School (01/07/13) 3

So long, old Albert Hall! (01/04/13) 1

Paul F. Frederick: Cape's first city manager (01/02/13) 1

A Bird in the Hand (12/31/12)

Icy Courthouse 1927 (12/28/12)

"First train rides" near end (12/26/12) 2

The Jolly Old Gent (12/24/12) 1

Old Post Office Christmas rush (12/21/12)

Mo-Pac train on Independence St. (12/19/12) 1

Carnegie Library (12/17/12)

Car skids, overturns on Perryville Road (12/14/12) 1

Broadway and Fountain St. aerial (12/12/12) 1

'Tis the season on Main Street (12/10/12) 9

Minnen's (12/07/12) 1

Wimpy's once more (12/05/12) 6

Submarine flotilla here in 1919 (12/03/12) 7

Police radar evolves (11/30/12) 1

Uncle Briggs and Cartoon Eyes (11/28/12) 5

Rice farming in Scott County (11/26/12)

Santa kicks off holiday shopping (11/23/12) 2

Signs of the holiday season (11/21/12) 1

Lorimier School crosswalk (11/19/12) 1

Springdale Bird Sanctuary (11/16/12) 1

Lueders Studio (11/14/12) 1

Cape's arch that never was (11/12/12)

New drive-in mail box (11/09/12) 2

Ozark Air Lines arrives (11/07/12) 1

Mystery photos solved 11/5/2012 (11/05/12)

Chris Cross Cafe (11/02/12) 1

Broadway then and now (10/31/12) 1

Gov. George Wallace campaigns in Cape (10/29/12) 2

Coca-Cola and Pfister's aerial (10/26/12) 1

Motorist survives pole crash (10/24/12)

Sen. Richard Nixon visits Cape (10/22/12)

Frony and the Lion Hunt (10/19/12)

The Great Commerce Lion Hunt (10/17/12)

Harry S. Truman 1962 (10/15/12)

Hotel Marquette (10/12/12) 1

Fort D construction 1936 (10/10/12) 1

Hecht's Store 1927 (10/08/12) 1

F.W. Woolworth Co. (10/05/12)

Heilig's Pharmacy (10/03/12) 1

New Broadway Theater opens (10/01/12) 1

Dennis Scivally Park 1936 (09/28/12) 2

Lesem-Millikan Inc. (09/26/12)

Gene Huckstep's extrication service (09/24/12)

Hanover Lutheran 75 years (09/21/12) 1

Lorberg Ambulance 1911 (09/19/12)

Cherry Florist greenhouse (09/17/12)

"Arabian Nights" - 1937 (09/14/12) 1

Main Street bridge work (09/12/12)

Missourian paperboys 1941 (09/10/12) 1

Red Star school bus (09/07/12) 2

Neighborliness pays off (09/05/12) 2

Mystery photos solved 9/3/2012 (09/03/12) 1

Vice President Alben W. Barkley (08/31/12)

Frony reflection reveals technique (08/29/12) 3

Goin' Back to School 1947 (08/27/12) 1

Janet Street block party 1960 (08/24/12) 3

Little Leaguers to Cardinals game (08/22/12)

"King of the World" in Cape (08/20/12) 2

Cape's Keystone Kops (08/17/12)

River viewing before floodwall (08/15/12)

Perfect service to mystery motorist (08/13/12) 1

Riverview Hotel (08/10/12)

Cape Rock Park (08/08/12) 1

Final bus service 1969 (08/06/12) 1

Nussbaum block 1936 (08/03/12) 2

Postman's last delivery (08/01/12)

Knaup Floral 1929 (07/30/12) 1

Philmont or Bust (07/27/12) 1

"The Temple of Rest" Mausoleum (07/25/12) 1

Leming Lumber Co. (07/23/12) 5

Capaha Park aerial with pool (07/20/12) 1

Mystery photos solved 7/18/2012 (07/18/12) 2

College fun: Turn-about Day (07/16/12)

Veteran Cape actor leads Girardeau movie (07/13/12)

"Civilians can be bombed!" (07/11/12) 1

Central High golf team 1962 (07/09/12) 1

USS Lorain County passes Cape riverfront (07/06/12) 5

Fourth of July 1942 (07/04/12)

Two-Shot Frony car wreck (07/02/12) 1

Think cold: the Great Blizzard of 1979 (06/29/12) 2

Boat Races on the Mississippi (06/27/12) 1

Homeland security in 1942 (06/25/12) 1

Hirsch Brothers stores (06/22/12) 2

Rose Display Garden (06/20/12) 1

All aboard the Frisco! (06/18/12) 2

Frisco Passenger Depot (06/15/12) 5

Sunny Hill milk party (06/13/12) 1

Cape Choraliers 50 years ago (06/11/12) 1

Chili Day with Frony (06/08/12)

Main Street White Way (06/06/12)

Cape War Rally parade 1942 (06/04/12)

The Amy Kimmel Hawthorn (06/01/12) 1

Princess Otahki: A grave mistake? (05/30/12)

Maypole Dance at Franklin School (05/28/12)

Hands Across America (05/25/12)

Hobby Horse theft foiled (05/23/12)

Frony recalls 1949 tornado (05/21/12) 1

Barn painters of Campus High (05/18/12)

Mystery photos solved 5/16/2012 (05/16/12) 1

Wille's Bakery (05/14/12) 3

Garland D. Fronabarger, cub reporter (05/11/12) 1

South Highway 61 accident scene (05/09/12)

Best mules at Bollinger County Fair (05/07/12)

House move not smoothe (05/04/12) 3

St. Mary's High School (05/02/12) 2

Broadway trolley gone, remnants remain (04/30/12) 2

Chamber gunning for members (04/27/12)

Courthouse corner 1967 (04/25/12) 1

Golden Troopers at Sportsman's Park (04/23/12)

Broadway torn up, then and now (04/20/12)

Cape Transit Co. - Erlbacher building (04/18/12)

First National Bank moves (04/16/12) 2

Montgomery Ward (04/13/12) 1

Campster School sack race (04/11/12) 2

They Call It Smelterville! (04/09/12) 4

Billy Sunday's Tabernacle (04/06/12) 4

Plaidland (04/04/12) 2

Hely Stone Co. (04/02/12)

Good Hope and Sprigg St. 1929 (03/30/12) 2

Hoffmeister garbage truck (03/28/12)

Cherry Florist (03/26/12) 2

Great River Road (03/23/12)

"Alton Giant" visits Cape (03/21/12) 2

Firemen thrill Franklin pupils (03/19/12) 1

Round Barn with Tree House (03/16/12) 2

St. Francis Hospital addition (03/14/12) 4

Johnny Appleseed and the Angel (03/12/12) 2

Hirsch-Tinsley (03/09/12)

Streetcar on Good Hope (03/07/12) 1

Early Kingshighway (03/05/12) 3

Shoe factory parking (03/02/12) 1

Trinity School kindergarten 1947 (02/29/12) 3

Courthouse corner 1909 (02/27/12)

Shivelbine's Music Store 1963 (02/24/12) 1

McDonald's Golden Arches (02/22/12) 1

Astronaut John Glenn with RFK in Cape (02/20/12) 1

James Wrecker fleet (02/17/12) 2

Cape Frozen Foods (02/15/12)

The Wagon Wheel (02/13/12) 1

Walther's Furniture (02/10/12) 2

Trinity School cafeteria 1947 (02/08/12) 1

Silent Witness to 1844 Flood (02/06/12)

Top Value Stamps (02/03/12) 1

Pure Ice Co. (02/01/12) 1

Cape's north city limits 1950s (01/30/12) 1

Pollack Hide & Fur Co. (01/27/12) 1

Early WPA workers 1935 (01/25/12) 1

Ice Storm at Academic Hall 1927 (01/23/12) 1

Kroger in Town Plaza (01/20/12)

"Eye in the Sky" at Jackson (01/18/12) 1

Highway Post Office Bus (01/16/12) 4

Snow covers Broadway (01/13/12) 1

Heinz soup at Childs IGA (01/11/12) 1

Kroger on Broadway (01/09/12) 2

Mystery: Soda Fountain (01/06/12) 1

Esquire Theater foyer 1957 (01/04/12)

Cape Bowling Lanes (01/02/12) 1

Blue Hole Garden (12/30/11) 8

Old Man Winter uses his brush (12/28/11)

Color Telephones (12/26/11) 1

Broadway Christmas (12/23/11) 1

Main Street Christmas (12/21/11)

Kiwanis bell ringers (12/19/11) 1

Good Hope Christmas (12/16/11) 2

Christmas tree wonderland (12/14/11)

Blomeyer Junction 1954 (12/12/11) 1

Tree of Lights 1959 (12/09/11)

Jefferson School 1920s (12/07/11) 1

The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company (12/05/11) 1

Spanish and Independence traffic (12/02/11)

Dee Dee's Shoe Outlet (11/30/11) 1

"Salute to Santa Claus" parade (11/28/11)

Street signs for Cape Girardeau (11/25/11)

Cape Girardeau Business College (11/23/11) 1

Cape Girardeau Traffic Bridge (11/21/11)

High water at Burfordville (11/18/11)

Dutchtown Highway 25-74 (11/16/11) 4

Twin Trees Park 1949 (11/14/11)

Veterans Day at Bandshell (11/11/11)

Mary Ann Roller Rink (11/09/11) 6

Confederate Memorial on Morgan Oak (11/07/11) 7

Mardi Gras Bistro (11/04/11)

Cyclone strikes Haarig 1936 (11/02/11) 4

Frony's Aerial Peril (10/31/11)

Teachers Recess Downtown (10/28/11) 2

John S. Cobb School razed (10/26/11)

Home of the Birds (10/24/11) 3

SEMO Homecoming display (10/21/11) 2

Cars jam Murtaugh Park (10/19/11) 3

Broadway Theatre - Golden Troopers (10/17/11) 1

Auto Barge 1949 (10/14/11)

Ozark Air Lines (10/12/11) 1

Fire Prevention Week at Junior High (10/10/11)

Cape County Volunteer Fire Dept. (10/07/11)

27 North Main: 1925 (10/05/11) 1

Parking Meters Downtown (10/03/11) 1

Cahoon Building (09/30/11)

Sunny Hill Dairy 1941 (09/28/11) 2

Bald Knob Cross 1959 (09/26/11) 1

Lesem Tire Co. (09/23/11) 1

Biederman Outlet, Goodyear razed (09/21/11)

Biederman's Furniture (09/19/11) 1

Triple Ferris Wheels at SEMO Fair (09/16/11) 2

Air marker, SEMO Fair (09/14/11) 2

Harness Racing at SEMO Fair (09/12/11)

The Barn Drive-In (09/09/11) 4

Childs IGA Supermarket (09/07/11) 2

Billboards on Broadway (09/05/11)

Leather football helmets (09/02/11)

The Bee Store (08/31/11) 1

Buckner-Ragsdale Co. (08/29/11) 5

Early aerial: Water Street and Broadway (08/26/11) 1

Early Water Street and Broadway (08/24/11) 1

Cape Choraliers (08/22/11) 1

Brothers of the Brush (08/19/11)

Sesquicentennial Youth Day Parade (08/17/11)

Sesquicentennial Parade (08/15/11)

Sesquicentennial Pageant (08/12/11) 1

One-Way Broadway 1956 (08/10/11) 1

Rooster Day (08/08/11) 2

Another Downtown Clock 1939 (08/05/11)

Kiddy Land (08/03/11) 3

Capahas Baseball 1955 (08/01/11)

Homecomers Crowd (07/29/11)

Homecomers High Wire (07/27/11)

Scrap Metal for World War II (07/25/11) 1

Kelley's Market (07/22/11) 5

Shoe Shine Boy (07/20/11)

Saveway Oil Co. and Motor Courts (07/18/11) 2

Renovating Fort D (07/15/11) 2

Auxiliary Police 1956 (07/13/11) 3

Summer Playground (07/11/11) 4

Candies at W. T. Grant Co. (07/08/11)

Milk truck hits barbershop (07/06/11) 2

Fairground Park pool opens 1919 (07/04/11) 1

Woolworth's Lunch Counter (07/01/11) 7

Downtown Clock moved to H-H Building (06/29/11) 1

First Downtown Clock - Sturdivant Bank (06/27/11) 2

Vaccinate 4091 in 1957 (06/24/11) 1

Long line for smallpox vaccinations (06/22/11) 1

Logging on the River (06/20/11) 4

Fast-Draw Contest (06/17/11) 1

Gun Show at Arena Building (06/15/11)

Visit Historic Cape Girardeau (06/13/11)

Dennis Scivally Park: then and now (06/10/11) 2

Riverfront marker at Frisco Park (06/08/11)

Planters Mill and the cove (06/06/11)

Crane wrecked on river wall (06/03/11) 3

River wall wrecked (06/01/11) 2

Memorial Day at Cape Rock 1960 (05/30/11)

A younger face on World War memorial (05/27/11) 6

Corduroy road below Broadway (05/25/11) 3

Dari-Castle (05/23/11) 7

Cape Girardeau Building and Loan Association (05/20/11) 2

Wimpy's Last Stand (05/18/11) 5

May Greene Garden (05/16/11) 3

Downtown Merchants Push Clean-Up Week (05/13/11) 3

Steamer Avalon (05/11/11) 2

Moon Distributing Co. (05/09/11) 3

Windy Bar refugees 1939 (05/06/11)

More Spanish Street flooding (05/04/11) 2

Spanish Street flooding 1951 (05/02/11) 5

Main Street Boaters (04/29/11) 4

Broadway and Caruthers flooding 1950s (04/27/11) 11

Cars jam Cape Rock 1938 (04/25/11)

Easter Sunrise: Cape Rock 1939 (04/22/11) 2

Sunrise at Cape Rock (04/20/11) 11

Cape's last Civil War link (04/18/11) 19

Sani-Cream (04/15/11) 11

Water St. building demolition (04/13/11) 7

Double tracks on riverfront (04/11/11)

Water Street before the floodwall (04/08/11) 3

Bremermann house on Broadway (04/06/11) 2

Temporary Levee for Shoe Factory (04/04/11) 2

Giant cypress was Missouri's largest (04/01/11) 1

Windmill Drive-In (03/30/11) 8

Young Cape Wrestlers (03/28/11)

River Floods: Frony speaks (03/25/11) 3

Search Floodway for Refugees 1937 (03/23/11)

Browns and Mud Hens arrive 1945 (03/21/11) 7

SEMO cagers second in nation 1961 (03/18/11) 1

State College dribblers cover 140 miles (03/16/11) 2

Parsley & Uhls: Knights of Hardwood Court (03/14/11) 2

State College 1961 basketball team (03/11/11) 7

Central High 1949 basketball team (03/09/11)

Central High basketball rally 1949 (03/07/11) 4

Crowds pack Arena for basketball (03/04/11) 11

Gen. Evangeline Booth at Arena (03/02/11)

Thunderbird Club: raided, robbed (02/28/11) 8

Railroad underpasses long gone (02/25/11) 1

Cape Girardeau Northern depot (02/23/11) 3

Cape Transit school bus (02/21/11) 1

"Come in and be Whisked" (02/18/11) 10

Deer hunter shoots bobcat (02/16/11) 6

Say Ah-h-h-h-h-h! (02/14/11) 2

Downtown Parking, Inc. (02/11/11) 5

Buildings bite the dust (02/09/11) 9

Broadway and Main Street 1960 (02/07/11) 10

Sunny Hill Dairy truck fleet (02/04/11) 3

Coon hunting winter catch (02/02/11) 3

Miss Nell Holcomb (01/31/11) 2

Frony breaks ice, gets wet, makes news (01/28/11) 5

Walking across frozen Mississippi River (01/26/11) 8

Arctic scene at Mississippi River (01/24/11) 8

Snow driving on Broadway (01/21/11) 12

Original Central High gymnasium (01/19/11) 5

A chilly walk along Broadway (01/17/11) 4

John L. Wescoat: the Trail of Tears State Park story (01/14/11)

Grover Golliher house at Trail of Tears site (01/12/11) 1

House built for riverman at Trail of Tears site (01/10/11) 3

Hiking future Trail of Tears site (01/07/11) 2

Trail of Tears State Park (01/05/11) 3

Iona School near future State Park (01/03/11) 1

Before Photoshop: New Year 1936 (12/31/10) 2

Don McNeely's Band (12/29/10) 6

Basketball Fever! (12/27/10) 4

The Christmas Story (12/24/10)

School's Out for Christmas (12/22/10)

Duck Hunters (12/20/10) 4

Western Auto window shopping (12/17/10) 5

Firemen Repair Toys for Christmas (12/15/10) 3

Downtown Christmas shoppers (12/13/10) 1

Horstman Theatre in Chaffee (12/10/10) 2

Floodwall Construction 1957 (12/08/10) 1

Santa Claus Arrives on Ozark (12/06/10) 2

Shoe Factory Workers Strike (12/03/10) 7

Mystery Solved: NUT Junction (12/01/10) 5

Fallout Shelter: Civil Defense at Arena (11/29/10) 4

Kiwanis Sponsors Magician (11/26/10) 2

Mystery Solved: Turkey Farm (11/25/10) 6

Big Muddy flood threat/Mystery Solved (11/22/10) 1

Honkers Boat Dock: 1958 Thunderbird (11/19/10) 2

Midweek Mystery: Deer Hunters (11/17/10) 2

Cape State College MIAA football champs 1955 (11/15/10)

Freedom Corner: War Service Board (11/12/10) 2

Midweek Mystery: Celebrating Falcon (11/10/10) 2

Audio Slideshow: Frony talks about his early career (11/08/10) 3

Leaf collection in Cape Girardeau (11/05/10) 6

Mystery solved: 4-H Club auction (11/03/10) 6

Pontoon Bridge at Fairground Park (11/01/10) 4

SEMO Homecoming: Golden Eagles (10/29/10) 6

Midweek Mystery: Wheat Harvest (10/27/10) 5

Arena Building under construction (10/25/10) 8

Capaha Park aerial early 1960s (10/22/10) 3

Bollinger Mill high water (10/20/10)

Capaha Park aerial 1940s (10/18/10) 1

Mailsters for Cape Girardeau (10/15/10) 5

Midweek Mystery: Downtown Merchants (10/13/10) 2

Batten-Weiss Furniture flooded (10/11/10) 5

Albert Hall demolished (10/08/10) 6

Mystery Solved: Trail of Tears State Park road (10/06/10) 4

Golden Troopers and Gen. MacArthur (10/04/10) 2

Cape soldier home, was prisoner of North Korea (10/01/10) 6

Midweek Mystery: Phone Booth at Capaha Park (09/29/10) 10

Ten-Mile Garden (09/27/10) 4

Old McKendree Chapel (09/24/10) 2

Midweek Mystery: Illmo at Night (09/22/10) 6

'Route 66' TV star gets his kicks in Cape (09/20/10) 7

The Last Chance Bar in 1949 (09/17/10) 7

Mystery Solved: Little Theatre Play (09/15/10) 2

Roses on Broadway (09/13/10) 7

Foreign Car Show in 1957 (09/10/10) 8

Midweek Mystery: Frony's Shadow (09/08/10) 5

Frisco depot after 1944 flood (09/06/10) 10

Sunny Hill Restaurant (09/03/10) 20

Midweek Mystery: Cotton Picking (09/01/10) 4

Snake Hill on Cape Rock Drive (08/30/10) 6

Big alligator gar (08/27/10) 5

Mystery Solved: Twin Calves (08/25/10) 3

Cape's Courtroom in Former Church (08/23/10) 7

Chaffee Tornado 1940 (08/20/10) 2

Mystery Solved: Barbecue Chef (08/18/10) 6

Double Slide at Capaha Park (08/16/10) 7

What the Hay! (08/13/10) 8

Midweek Mystery: Gigging in the Creek (08/11/10) 7

Boat Races on the River 1955 (08/09/10) 2

Fire on the baseball field (08/06/10)

Mystery Solved: Mule Team (08/04/10) 5

Colony Club Fire 1959 (08/02/10) 8

Mayor Walter H. Ford (07/30/10)

Mystery Solved: Making Apple Butter (07/28/10) 5

Rush H. Limbaugh III in kindergarten (07/26/10) 6

Travelers Cafe (07/23/10) 3

Mystery Solved: The Skillet (07/22/10) 7

First concrete poured Interstate 55 (07/19/10) 2

United Oil Co. flooded on Kingshighway (07/16/10) 1

Midweek Mystery: More Fashion Fun (07/14/10) 2

Bamby Bread (07/12/10)

Presidential candidate Robert Taft (07/09/10) 1

Correction: Beacon City of Five States (07/07/10)

Old police station 1956 (07/05/10)

City Council meets Nieuw Amsterdam council (07/02/10) 1

Midweek Mystery: Fashion Show (06/30/10) 3

Kite Carnival at Jefferson School (06/28/10) 2

Former oval pool is formal garden 1961 (06/25/10) 1

Mystery Solved: Wayward Calf, Steers Corralled (06/23/10) 1

New Pool at Capaha Park opens 1957 (06/21/10) 5

More fun at the oval pool (06/18/10) 4

First Train Ride (06/16/10) 4

High slide at Capaha Park oval pool (06/14/10) 1

First Municipal Pool at Capaha Park (06/11/10) 4

Midweek Mystery: Model Airplanes (06/09/10) 1

Beacon City of Five States (06/07/10) 1

Dennis Scivally Park in 1930s (06/04/10) 2

Midweek Mystery: Downtown Women (06/02/10) 4

Pepsi-Cola Ted Schott Distributing Co. (05/31/10) 2

Go-Kart Racing 1961 - TWIKA Speedway (05/28/10) 3

Mystery Solved: Sandlot baseball players (05/26/10) 1

Golden Gloves boxing (05/24/10)

1st Franklin School principal retires (05/21/10) 5

Midweek Mystery: Square Dancing (05/19/10) 1

Crazy Women Golfers (05/17/10) 4

Fire destroys Elks Building in 1938 (05/14/10) 1

Midweek Mystery: Tug of War (05/12/10) 2

Elks Club on Themis Street (05/10/10) 2

Clean-Up, Paint-Up, Fix-Up Week (05/07/10) 8

Mystery Solved: Well-dressed boys (05/05/10) 5

Auto Tire and Parts, Walther's in 1920s (05/03/10) 7

Cape Chamber of Commerce on Broadway (04/30/10) 1

Mystery Solved: Chevy vs. tree (04/28/10) 11

Cape Chamber "Round Up" (04/26/10) 6

More Kiwanis Fabulous Follies (04/23/10) 1

Midweek Mystery: Batjer Sundial (04/21/10) 7

Kiwanis Fabulous Follies became Jaycee Follies (04/19/10) 1

Erlbacher Building: Edsel was first (04/16/10) 3

Mystery Solved: That's a HUGE tree! (04/14/10) 4

Marquette Natatorium (04/12/10) 4

Millikan Motor Co. (04/09/10)

Mystery Solved: Bowling (04/07/10) 4

Broadway Fruit Market (04/05/10)

Community Theater with Don McNeely (04/02/10) 2

Midweek Mystery: Kester's Place (03/31/10) 2

Beard's Sports Shop, Wayne's Grill (03/29/10) 6

Fishing buddies, Broadway pals (03/26/10) 9

Midweek Mystery: A man and his possum (03/24/10) 4

Pla-Mor, Mrs. Miller's Cafe (03/22/10) 3

Broadway line for Pancake Day (03/19/10) 2

Mystery Solved: Pancake Day (03/17/10) 1

Legendary Central coach Lou Muegge (03/15/10) 3

Fans watch St. Louis Browns at Capaha Park (03/12/10) 8

Midweek Mystery: Batting cage for St. Louis Browns? (03/10/10) 1

Car rolls off wharf, crashes into towboat (03/08/10) 6

Wharf parking to end (03/05/10) 8

Midweek Mystery: Funny's drunk (03/03/10) 5

I. Ben Miller ice cream factory (03/01/10) 2

Broadway 400 block in 1929 (02/26/10) 3

Mystery Solved: Not drainage ditch dinner (02/24/10) 7

Kent Library 1940s (02/22/10) 4

Winter walk on Broadway (02/19/10) 7

Mystery Solved: Pepsi truck wreck (02/17/10) 7

Dredging Capaha Lagoon (02/15/10) 4

Grader blading snow in Cape Girardeau (02/12/10) 9

Mystery Solved: Snowman builders at first CHS (02/10/10) 3

Original Wimpy's: nickel burgers (02/08/10) 9

Cape Central city champs 1952-53 (02/05/10) 5

Mystery solved: Notre Dame vs. Central basketball 1962-63 (02/03/10) 11

Colonial Tavern (02/01/10) 3

Ice skating at Capaha Lagoon (01/29/10) 6

Mystery Solved: Drive-In, not drive-thru (01/27/10) 1

Airline Club (01/25/10) 4

Cape Drive-In Theater (01/22/10)

Midweek Mystery: Jimmie Thompson's (01/20/10) 4

Star Vue Drive-In Theater (01/18/10) 4

Alvarado (01/14/10) 7

Pfister's was Park-N-Eat; mystery solved (01/11/10) 5

Wagon Wheel, Eat Shop front old Opera House (01/07/10) 2

Old Opera House was Turner Hall (01/04/10) 1

Wood blocks removed from Broadway in 1917 (12/31/09) 5

Christmas tree bonfire (12/28/09)

Christmas parade on Broadway 1955 (12/24/09) 2

Kids meet Santa Claus at Town Plaza (12/21/09) 3

Santa Claus arrives at Town Plaza by helicopter (12/17/09) 5

Southwestern Bell renovation in progress (12/14/09) 4

Southeast Mo. Telephone Co. 1930s (12/10/09) 2

Old telephone building, Broadway Theatre in 1929 (12/07/09) 1

Broadway 700 block in 1929 (12/03/09) 1

Bartels Mercantile Co. burns in 1937 (11/30/09) 1

Bartels Store, 430 Broadway, closes in 1957 (11/23/09) 1

Old Post Office had Cape's first revolving door (11/16/09) 7

Old Post Office (Federal Building) 1958 (11/09/09) 3

Fire destroys Hotel Idan-Ha (11/02/09) 3

Hotel Idan-Ha (10/26/09) 5

Harris Motor Car Co. 1930s (10/19/09) 1

Broadway pre-Hirsch Tower (10/13/09) 1

SEMO Homecoming 1957 (10/08/09) 5

Mule Racing (10/05/09) 2

Remember Park-N-Eat? (09/29/09) 7

Remember Wimpy's? (09/24/09) 10

Past Pics
Ronald Reagan visits Cape Girardeau in 1979
(06/06/09) 4

Past Pics
SEMO Commencement 1984: graduates hear Judge Limbaugh predict life in 2000
(05/07/09)

Past Pics
Kow Pasture Klassic
(04/25/09)

Past Pics
Jackson buys rail line in 1984
(04/17/09)

Past Pics
Steeple falls, Trinity demolished
(04/13/09) 3

Past Pics
Easter yard display 2004
(04/10/09)

Past Pics
Mayor Jay Knudtson sworn in 7 years ago
(04/05/09) 2

Past Pics
"Motion" ties these 1999 photos
(03/29/09)

Past Pics
Cape's new public library begins 30 years ago
(03/22/09)

Past Pics
Butch, bridge, bones & Emerson
(03/16/09)

Past Pics
'84 World's Fair touches Scott City
(03/09/09)

Past Pics
Blizzard of '79
(02/22/09) 12

Past Pics
SEMO's Bud Eley:
Hoopster plays in Spain
(02/19/09)

Past Pics
The first Rush H. Limbaugh Sr. Award
(02/16/09) 1

The Last Chance:
Gone. More to go.
(02/08/09) 12

Is Snake Hill still fun? (02/05/09) 6

Where's Girardeau George on Groundhog Day? (02/02/09) 2

"Stuck on Broadway"
Breakfast Show crew assists ice-locked anchor
(01/30/09) 3

Mississippi Queen brought Hollywood stars to Cape (01/22/09) 1

Mike Shain: One of Us (01/19/09) 1

Fred Lynch has captured images for the Southeast Missourian since 1975, in that time moving from black-and-white to color, from film to digital and to video. The blog title is a nod to an earlier era of news photography and the 4x5 Speed Graphic: It's more important to be there for the shot than to worry about technical details.

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