The following Macon Moment in History was taken from the June 21, 1956 edition of the Macon Chronicle-Herald.
LaPlata received 7.4 inches of rain in 3 hours ending a serious water shortage in the town. The rain caused Highway 156, Route J and Highway 63 to be closed for awhile.
And ad for scrap iron from Ellyson Auto Parts had old batteries purchased for $1.95 and radiators for $3.
Patton’s Hardware advertised visit their store to decorate your kitchen in “pink” with bowls, wastebaskets, dish pans, sink strainers and gadgets.