Sarah, Abraham, Harry and Bess Goller pose outside the family's Jewish deli at the corner of East Fourth and North Upper Streets in the early 1940s. The business was saved by an unusual loan from officials at Transylvania College during the Great Depression.
Sarah, Abraham, Harry and Bess Goller pose outside the family's Jewish deli at the corner of East Fourth and North Upper Streets in the early 1940s. The business was saved by an unusual loan from officials at Transylvania College during the Great Depression. owner Photo Provided
Sarah, Abraham, Harry and Bess Goller pose outside the family's Jewish deli at the corner of East Fourth and North Upper Streets in the early 1940s. The business was saved by an unusual loan from officials at Transylvania College during the Great Depression. owner Photo Provided

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Tom Eblen

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Tom Eblen is a columnist for the Lexington Herald-Leader who writes about life, people and issues in Lexington and Kentucky. A Lexington native, Eblen was the Herald-Leader's managing editor from 1998 to 2008.