Souvenir vendor sees more than business in quest to honor city’s founding

By , Daily Memphian Updated: May 23, 2019 1:34 PM CT | Published: May 22, 2019 6:00 PM CT

Don Hassell says Memphians should wear their civic pride on May 22, the day the city's first land was purchased.

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Jared Boyd is an arts and culture columnist at The Daily Memphian and program manager for WYXR 91.7 FM. His friends call him "Jay B.," and you can, too.


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