Janice M. Williams
For The Tuscumbian
Ms. Mattie Guy. Ms. Mattie sold custom made men’s suits. She had a case with cloth samples and measured people for suits and sent the info to the Stone-Field Company in Chicago for making
I have a photo of Ms. Mattie & Helen Keller together, during Helen’s last visit to Tuscumbia.
Ms. Mattie purchased the house at 205 4th Street built in 1905 from the Halseys’ in 1910. She left the house to her niece Annie Guy Davis in 1961. She sold it to Mrs. Hall in 1976. Bobby J. & Janice M. Williams purchased it in 1997.
Editors note: Photos are taken or provided by Janice M. Williams and may not be used without her permission.