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For over 70 Years Sale Barns Prove Boost to Local Economy

Editor’s note: The following is one of a continuing series of articles on the Great Depression by local historian of that era, Wilbur Bush.

Community Sale Barn East of Town Opens in 1935

Gallatin’s first community sale, directed by M.T. Lankford and J.W. Brown, was an outstanding success, according to newspaper reports from 1935.

“An immense crowd of buyers was present and everything brought good prices. The total of the

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