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Hobbs Grocery, Dakota

Dakota GA Turner County Ghost Town Hobbs Grocery Triangle Vent Board and Batten Picture Image Photograph Copyright © Brian Brown Vanishing South Georgia USA 2013

Dakota native Cindy Jones Hauesler recalls: Mother would bring us by in the afternoons for RC Colas. Mallie Hobbs would give us the peanuts to go with them. Oh how I wish I could go just one more time…Scott Robinson notes that before it was a store, this was a freight depot for the Georgia Southern & Florida Railway. It was likely built between 1889-94.