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Maxine's Drive In torn down in Chaffee

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Maxine's opened in the early 1950s. Maxine's opened in the early 1950s.
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CHAFFEE, MO (KFVS) -

A long time business in Chaffee was torn down on Thursday.

According to City Administrator Lee Horton, Maxine's Drive In is coming down to make way for a family dollar.

Maxine's opened in the early 1950s.

Horton says someone took over the business after Maxine left. It closed for good in the early 90s.

We're told when the high school closed campus at lunch, business went downhill.

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