This ghost sign is perched up high on a building on South Gay St. in downtown Knoxville. I love the angular, jaunty “Kimball’s” lettering. The storefront now houses Sapphire Restaurant, and Kimball’s Jewelers is still in business in the area, with a slightly less cool logotype.
We landed briefly in Knoxville, and the one thing I knew about the town is that Yee-Haw Industries is headquartered there. Imagine my surprise when I spotted their storefront right on the main drag downtown, at 413 South Gay St. Continue reading →