The Masonic Block
The Old Gulf Station
Main Street Looking West
The Masonic BlockBuilt in 1900, it burnt down in 1915, but in its short life housed the Masonic Hall as well as the Post Office. In this card a young man (probably a St Mark's student) plaintively asks his his mother "Dear Mama, won't you please send me the money for my tire while I am down here?" Some things never change.
The Old Gulf StationThe Gulf Station stood on what is now an empty plot of land across from the Marlborough Savings Bank. It was previously a black smith shop. The lot remains empty due to petroleum leakage into the soil/
Main Street Looking WestThis 1929 view shows the building that house Southborough's drugstore. It replaced the Masonic Block that burnt down in 1915. It is now Lamy Insurance