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Centennial Quiz - March 30, 2008

1. True or False?
The City of Lubbock Cemetery, off 34th Street and Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., is the third largest in Texas.

2. The site of City Hall on 13th Street and Avenue P once was the location of a major department store. What was it?
a. Montgomery Ward
b. J.C. Penney
c. Sears & Roebuck
d. Wal-Mart

3. Before Dairy Queen arrived in Lubbock, another drive-in restaurant featured soft-serve ice cream. What was it?
a. Tastee Freeze
b. Zesto
c. Dairy Mart
d. Bluebell

4. True or False?
Home delivery of mail began in Lubbock in 1923

Answers:

1. The City of Lubbock Cemetery, off 34th Street and Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., is the third largest in Texas.
True

2. The site of City Hall on 13th Street and Avenue P once was the location of a major department store. What was it?
c. Sears & Roebuck

3. Before Dairy Queen arrived in Lubbock, another drive-in restaurant featured soft-serve ice cream. What was it?
b. Zesto

4. Home delivery of mail began in Lubbock in 1923.
True


Do you know of a little-known or fun fact about Lubbock that we can feature in our centennial quiz? If so, send them to Dave Daniel, A-J news editor, at david.daniel@lubbockonline.com.

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