Close-up of old store, Ebony, Va.

Neat sign on old store, Ebony, Va.  Photo by Andy Brack.

Neat sign on old store, Ebony, Va. Photo by Andy Brack.

Above is a close-up of the neat sign on an old store from Ebony, Va., pictured here on July 31.  [See that post.]

Ebony is in rural Brunswick County, which is a farming area on the North Carolina border with more than 17,000 residents.  Like most Southern Crescent counties, poverty exceeds 20 percent.

Copyrighted photo taken July 24, 2013, by Andy Brack, Center for a Better South.  All rights reserved.