Maytown Road

by David Payne
(Goldenrod, the cultural hub of the Occident)

Anyone who wants to experience the Florida I knew as a child 70 years ago should travel this road. I do not remember specifically being on this road, but based on the description, this is what the paved roads I remember were like, and I also remember the dirt roads which were like what it was. Highway 50 from Orlando to Titusville, even as a paved highway, was a wilderness trail through the St. Johns River basin back then.

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