Captured on Film #164
Thursday, April 19, 2018
Captured on Film galleries feature Southeast Missourian photographs taken mainly in the 1960s through the 1990s, before the age of digital photography. Comments or questions about these images should be directed to librarian Sharon Sanders at firstname.lastname@example.org.
PUblished April 22, 1993.
Dionne Chaudoir-Hoffmeister, manager of Broussard's Cajun eatery, holds Felix VI, a 9-month-old alligator, which is the restaurant's mascot. Felix prefers live white mice and goldfish. Although the restaurant serves alligator, Felix won't be on the menu. (Don Shrubshell ~ Southeast Missourian archive)
Published April 11, 1993.
Anne Foust, left, is retail manager of Cape Garden Supply and Joe Sherinski is general manager of the new business at 10 Plaza Way. The company will have some permanent landscapes and idea gardens so customers can preview what they want to buy. (Fred Lynch ~ Southeast Missourian archive)
Published April 30, 1993.
Dr. Russ Felker, right, as Oscar, questions Felix, played by Ronnie Phillips, about pills he swallowed in a scene from "The Odd Couple" to be presented tonight and Saturday by the Broadway Community Theatre. Also performing is Dr. Gordon Eller, left, as Murray. (Fred Lynch ~ Southeast Missourian archive)
Published April 9, 1993.
With a day off from school Thursday, Angel Karraker, left, and John Livingston found a good time by hitting small pieces of driftwood into the Mississippi River near the floodwall. The river stage was 35.8 feet, about 4 feet above flood stage. (Fred Lynch ~ Southeast Missourian archive)
Published March 30, 1988.
Attorney James Frederick Waltz talks with property owners who would be affected by a planned trunk sewer project that would serve the northwest part of the city. About 40 people attended Tuesday's meeting at Sleepy Hollow furniture store. (Mark Sterkel ~ Southeast Missourian archive)
Published April 28, 1993.
"Celebrity Shot Doctors" will rove the links Friday at Bent Creek peddling the ultimate slice cure to players in the American Heart Association Golf Tournament. Prescriptions for the remedial shots will be written by, from left, Jim Riley, of Red Letter Communications; Wally Lage, publisher, Southeast Missourian; Dr. Gordon Haycraft, cardiologist; Mike Shain, news anchor at KFVS-TV; and Greg Scott, disc jockey, KYRX/MIX 104.7 Radio. (Southeast Missourian archive)
A group of men, believed to be students and teachers at Cape Girardeau Central High School, was photographed at Jimmie Thompson's Drive-in Restaurant, 1923 Broadway, in the 1950s. (G.D. Fronabarger ~ Southeast Missourian archive)