Presented by the Laurens County Historical Society, Dublin, Georgia. For questions and information, please contact Scott B. Thompson, Sr. at dublinhistory@yahoo.com.

Saturday, June 18, 2016

IMAGES OF OUR PAST - KENTUCKY FRIED CHICKEN OPENS, JUNE 8, 1965 IN DUBLIN, GEORGIA

JUNE 8, 2016, MARKED THE 51ST 
ANNIVERSARY OF THE OPENING OF
THE KENTUCKY FRIED CHICKEN RESTAURANT 
ON THE CORNER OF PINE FOREST STREET AND U.S. HIGHWAY
80 IN DUBLIN.  PREVIOUSLY KNOWN AS THE SHAMROCK SHAKE & BURGER,  DUBLIN'S NEWEST FAST FOOD PLACE WAS OPERATED BY
ELBERT MULLIS, A FORMER LAURENS COUNTY EDUCATOR AND SCHOOL SUPERINTENDENT  AND CIVITAN LEADER IN
GEORGIA.   THE ORGINAL BUILDING BURNED IN 2007. 






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