On the town with Mom

We were wild in our youth.

Mary Mobley Istvan
November 2, 2000 1:31AM (UTC)

My single mother was a little wild in our youth. One late night in July 1970 we were out at a local beer hall called Threadgill's and someone snapped this shot of me.

I was 6 years old. My mother died in 1994 and this photo reminds me of her and us.

Mary Mobley Istvan

Mary Mobley Istvan still lives in Austin, Tx., home of Threadgills.

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