From Our Files (Dec. 28, 2022)
December 28, 2022
Dec. 28, 1972
Wally Mathers bought the Frontier Room and Tourist Cafe from Rose Carter, who owned the Main Street business for 18 years.
Mathers will operate the Frontier Room but will continue leasing the Tourist Cafe to D.L. and Frances Fleury, who previously purchased Wally’s Market at Foster from Mathers and changed the name to Hilltop Market.
Mathers operated a service station when he first came to Sweet Home 30 years ago, and later started the city’s rst cab company.
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