Historic house is full of memories

Thursday, March 6, 2008 | 8:23 p.m. CST; updated 7:34 a.m. CDT, Monday, July 21, 2008

COLUMBIA — Martha K. John knows for a fact that the house at 2011 N. Country Club Drive has the best hide-and-seek spots. After moving there in 1954 at the age of 3, John grew up in the historic house that was originally built for A.W. McAlester on his 160-acre farm in 1883.