..his catch to the East, he showed them
..around to amaze the people who didn't
..have bears bigger than dogs back there."
..According to newspaper stories, his trap
..at the U-turn of Corral Hollow Creek was
..still intact in 1894, built of squared white
..mountain oak timbers.
..First Automobiles. The first automobiles
..town were bought by two local residents
..in 1903, both one-cylinder models--a
..Haynes-Apperson by Dr. W. S. Taylor and
..an Oldsmobile by H. R. Crane.
..Community Gets Culture. The Sweeney
..Opera House was erected by John Sweeney
..along the east side of First Street between
..Lizzie and J Streets in 1904. Another cul-
..tural center, Dania Hall, was started in
..1907 and finished in 1911 (between card