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Things made of stone

Las Reliquias (Part 1): Casa de la Corte and the Last Man on Franklin Street

Windowless, roofless, doorless, its walls crumbling and shrouded in undergrowth like ancient ruins swallowed by a jungle, it hunkers on a hillside in the shadow—literally—of massive county government buildings under the courthouse bluff. You might call it “Casa de la … Continue reading

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