April 4, 2013

Battle for the Silver King

Written by Fred D Garth | Photos by: SavetheTarpon.com It’s safe to say that Boca Grande, Florida, was built  by  a  fish. A very strong fish. As far back as the mid-1800s, the economy of this idyllic fishing village blossomed as news spread of the high-flying, hard-driving silver kings. In 1897, a Chicago developer opened The Tarpon Inn about the same time […]
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