The Owl, a snack shop on Main Street, which catered to William M. Rice Institute students. The structure is a one-storied building with decorative posts, with a small sign on the front of the building for ‘The Owl’ and a large sign for ‘Honey Boy Ice Cream’ on the roof. A man is standing in front of the building and a woman is sitting in a chair on the sidewalk facing the street. There are cars parked by the side of the building and several cars can be seen driving on Main Street. A stand of trees is visible behind the building. Original resource is black and white photograph.
"The Owl, a gathering place across Main St. from Rice Institute." (1919) Rice University: http://hdl.handle.net/1911/75261.
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