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History: Anyone remember Mr. Ruel Wooten's sign?

In the 1950s, I believe, one of the most wonderful Adair Countians of all times, Mr. Ruel Wooten, put a sign in the window of Loy's Department Store, then located in what is now 214 Public Square, between what was then the Adair County News building, and, I believe, Owen's Men's Wear (not Harvest Cafe). I remember it as saying, and this is paraphrased:
Wouldn't we get a lot more done, if we didn't worry about who gets the credit?
Does anyone have a photo of that sign, or remember the exact wording or has memories of Mr. Wooten and his wonderful wife, Runie Wooten, please contact us. Somehow, it seems we need to be reminded of that frequently, especially now. - ED WAGGENER, Phone 270-250-2730.



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