Nineteenth Century Club owners ‘totally agreeable’ to paint removal

By , Daily Memphian Updated: November 18, 2023 10:10 AM CT | Published: November 18, 2023 4:00 AM CT

Owners of the historic building unwittingly created an uproar by starting to paint the brick. But they’re fine with a plan to restore the original facade at the future Tekila Modern Mexican restaurant site.


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Sophia Surrett

Sophia Surrett

Sophia Surrett is a recent University of Alabama graduate, where she received her B.A. in news media and M.A. in journalism and media studies. She covers restaurants, residential real estate, and hospitality and tourism.


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