Threefoot Building, Meridian MS

The persons who owned the building (developed in the late 1920’s) were being the Threefoot brothers, who experienced a wholesale grocery enterprise. Because the building was done in 1928 and then the melancholy strike, this speculative building wiped out the loved ones and just one of the brothers (Sam) jumped off it to commit suicide. Simon Marx, who persuaded Sam Threefoot to develop it, also killed himself. …

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