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Kit Carson Pool Hall, Silver Spoon Saloon, and Recreation Parlor

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1916. Northwest corner of 2nd and Main sts. (NR)

This commercial block is a single brick story above a concrete basement which resounds with the crackling of billiard balls. Above the requisite transomed storefront with recessed central entrance, a shallow, stepped parapet contrasts with decorative patterns in a darker brick frieze. A barbershop, community meeting rooms, and liquor store have also been tenants here.

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Thomas J. Noel
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Thomas J. Noel, "Kit Carson Pool Hall, Silver Spoon Saloon, and Recreation Parlor", [Kit Carson, Colorado], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/CO-01-CH05.

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