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Fireworks, and One Last Author Event

Carrabelle’s Holiday Boat Parade of Lights gets under way at dark-thirty this Saturday, December 13th. The finale is a spectacular fireworks display over the river.

On Saturday the 2oth, meet Jim McClellan, author of Life Along the Apalachicola River.  See  our Events posting below left for the details.

Downtown Books and Purl are two unique shops ensconced in Apalachicola’s iconic O.  E. Cone Building at 67 Commerce Street. Owner Dale Julian and compadres Sandy March, and Wallace Floyd offer the best new titles and much-loved classics, exquisite yarns, games and diversions, and exemplary personal service  - and  have fun doing it! Special orders are our specialty. We ship everywhere. We are open Monday through Saturday from 10 to 5:30, and most Sundays from 11 to 4.

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Life Along the Apalachicola

In his new book, Blountstown native Jim McClellan revives memories and preserves traditions from along the banks of the Big River.

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