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Reader reaction: That time Johnny Cash came to the Trails


February 27, 2019

Courtesy photo: Southwestern Public Services Co.

These ladies worked at The Silver Grill in Clovis in 1961.

Billie Ruth Atchley was a waitress at the newly opened Trails Coffee Shop and Restaurant in 1957 when soon-to-be country music legend Johnny Cash came in and ordered a cup of coffee.

The coffee cost a dime. The memory lasted a lifetime.

"He left h...

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