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Boyd Memorial, Leary, Calhoun County

This monument sits across from the Depot in Leary. It’s dedicated to Phillip Edward Boyd, and the inscription says “33 Years Dedicated to Leary 1878-1908″. I know that Boyd was a decorated Civil War veteran, but that’s about all I can find. 9 more words

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Countercultures: Timothy Leary

Where would you send your body after it dies? Some might choose a coffin, buried in the ground or on a flaming boat perchance. Others might prefer to be preserved, maybe for scientific research, or cryogenics: the hope for a return to the world in the future. 1,971 more words

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Downtown, Leary, Calhoun County

This is the view of Leary from the Boyd Memorial. Notice the well kept Amerits Bank with the cars out front.

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Bill Shepphard Ford Dealership, Leary, Calhoun County

Through the grapevine I’ve learned this building was an old Ford dealership. I’m unsure when it was abandoned. (Private Property)

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Abandoned House, Leary, Calhoun County

These homes have since been painted eye catching colors, sadly this covers up some of the more interesting architectural features. (Private Property)

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