The back of the Baker Hotel is just as run down as the front.
It used to be a glorious place, famous far and wide for the healing waters, but those days are long gone. Or, as the song “Mineral Wells” says:
There’d be no healing return to the past;
the fountain of youth had dried up.
– Tom Russell
Mineral Wells, Texas
Posted on February 26, 2012, in abandoned buildings, Downtown, Photography and tagged "mineral wells" lyrics, 365 photo project, abandoned buildings, abandoned hotel, baker hotel, crazy water, faded glory, haiku, healing waters, laurie jameson, mineral wells, mineral wells texas, photo a day, texas, tom russell. Bookmark the permalink. 3 Comments.