Draper Motor Company 1929


This photo of the Draper Motor Company was taken in 1929. It was a Ford and Jewett Car dealership (Jewett sign in window, left of center).  Jesse Lemons, Sr. was the owner (standing far right at gas pump).  The dealership was located across the tracks in Draper, NC next to what is now The Railroad Cafe (to right of gas pump). A movie theater was located in the building to the left of the dealership.  (Photo and information submitted by Herman Searcy)

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