Traces of Texas’ Throwback Thursday: Elvis at the Little Shamrock Cafe

December 17, 2020 | By Traces of Texas

Every week, Traces of Texas shares one of his vintage photo finds with us.
“James Hefley kindly shared this remarkable photo of Elvis eating breakfast at the Little Shamrock Cafe in Cleveland, Texas, on September 12, 1957.

Enjoy A Slice Of Pie At The Halfway Mark Of Route 66

July 30, 2019 | By Joe Nick Patoski

Location is important for practically any dining establishment. For Midpoint Café in Adrian, location is everything. The restaurant would likely not exist if
it wasn’t precisely 1,139 miles from Chicago and 1,139 miles from Los Angeles—the halfway point on storied Route 66.

Texas’ Tribute to Elvis

February 17, 2016 | By

Elvis Presley never performed at Southfork Ranch, but the King’s dramatic flair surely influenced the fictional Ewing family and its glitzy North Texas estate.

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