Who painted 80-year old mural in Chinook remains a mystery
August 5, 2020
When I started with the "Journal" seven years ago, the newspaper was located in the building where Treasure State Title now operates in Chinook. Next door, south, in a one story building also facing Indiana Street, was a golf simulator in the front portion and a private wood shop and a few storage units in the rear. That back door still has a painted sign that reads "Kuhr's Entrance." I knew the locale only as the Kuhr's building.
During my research on the Chinook Opera House ("Journal" story, 7-15-2020) I learned of the existence of a hand painted mural on the inside south wall of the old...