Paducah Photos Days 1 & 2

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We stopped by a work party for Kim at this brewery in Memphis

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On the road Friday

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Sunset at Discovery Place, near Union City, Tennessee

J and J eclipse glasses

Judy and Jenny arrived before us and had to model their eclipse glasses. You cannot see a thing through them in regular light!

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Neon at the Coke plant – so good to see it all lit up again!

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More neon at the Coke plant – we enjoyed great pizzas at the new Mellow Mushroom here.

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Suzanne, Virginia, Kim, Linda, and Kim met for lunch at JPs

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Jenny, Judy, Vicki, Judy, Mary, Jan, and Mary had lunch at Jasmine

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After lunch, Judy and Jenny learned the short history of Paducah by looking at the floodwall murals. This one is looking down Broadway, several decades ago

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The old Market House – today, we saw an art exhibit here.

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Love this mural panel that looks like an old scrapbook.

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The confluence of the Ohio (left) and the Tennessee (right) Rivers at the foot of Broadway, back in the day

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About the Paducah Riverfront

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The confluence of the rivers today

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Paducah was called The Atomic City because of the uranium enrichment ‘bomb factory’ run by Union Carbide and the AEC. That’s where our dad worked.

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We had to stop in for Curls & Cream rolled ice cream

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Rolling ice cream

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Ice cream break!

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Need some Happy gum?

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Even the mannequins are prepared for the eclipse!

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Peach margaritas at Tribeca

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My shrimp and grits at the Freight House

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