Hotel at Barbourville Purchased for College purposes
Queen City Hotel At Barbourville Purchased Tor ColJr Purposes. BartKrurville. Ky.. March 18. Special. The trustee of the new Baptist college nave purchased from Banker John A. Black the Queen City Hotel property, a - relic of boom, days, and ten acres of adjoining ground. It cost S2S.00O to erect th building. It contains fifty rooms. and will be used as a dormitory, and when fitted up. will 'be one of the best in the Btate. A large brick college building will be erected near the dormitory, and the ten acres of ground will make the prettiest campus in Kentucky. Barbourville Is progressing as a college town, having two up-to-date, prosperous colleges Union College, controlled by the Methodists, and the Barbourville Baptist College.