Subscribe Register Login
Thursday, October 02, 2014, 7:35 a.m.

Arkansas postcard past

Leland, circa 1910 Residents pose on the porch of Hyatt & Yank's General Store in the Chicot County rural hamlet. General stores carried a wide variety of goods, including hardware, groceries, clothing, housewares and farming equipment. They often served as the community's gathering place. Farmers depended on storekeepers to extend credit until harvest time.

Click here to login or subscribe below.

photo.caption|escapejs

Archive Purchase Required

Stories older than 7-days are available in our extensive story library.

This story is only available from the Arkansas Online archives. Stories can be purchased individually after you register with the archive library. Contact the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette library at (501) 378-3851 with the section, date and page information below, if you are unable to locate this story.

  • Headline: Arkansas postcard past
  • Publication:
Search Archives
Benefits icon

Stay InformedKnow more about what's going on in the world, in Arkansas and in your own neighborhood.

Save MoneyThousands of dollars in savings every day with deals from our local advertisers, Arkansas' largest classifieds section and our huge Sunday coupon package.

Be EntertainedFrom movies and arts to sports and things to do on the weekend, you'll never miss out on great events and entertainment.

Available all the timeRead when you want, how you want. Access all of our coverage in print, online, on your smartphone or on your tablet computer with your subscription.

Smart DecisionsReading the newspaper gives you information that helps you make smart decisions for you and your family. Subscribing to the newspaper is an investment in yourself.