Geographic location: Lot 10, Conc. 9, Stanhope
Current address: 17525 Hwy 35 at Halls Lake
In 1958 the store was operated by Billy Cooper.
Then Johnny Down ran it as a general store: gas pump, air, groceries, moonshine, tackle, magazines. Johnny lived across the road at Hillcrest Lodge - customers would knock on his door, and Johnny would come over and open the store.
Happy Holiday Variety:
Public access: Yes
Current use: Not operating