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It’s not spelled the way it’s pronounced. The locals call it “Darty.” (We asked.) There’s not much there anymore, but it used to have a school (through grade 6, then kids were bused over to Floydada), a dancehall, a grocery store.

But now it’s got this skeletal building, slumped against the other one.

Dougherty, Texas
photographed 4.2.2014

Posted on April 26, 2014, in Photography and tagged , , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 9 Comments.

  1. Intriguing image – did you shoot it closer as well?

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  2. Fantastic. I enjoy seeing your photos everyday! 🙂

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  3. A good refuge for the ghouls and ghosts of the lonely Texas prairies … great image.

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  4. Well, that’s,the first one down. How long before it pushes the next one over? That might take quite a while

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  5. Very beautiful image.. I have to wonder how long ago classes were held at this location.

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