After watching a recent cooking and travel episode of "Lidia's Italy" on PBS that highlighted the Lombardy Region, this picture now solidifies it is a must see and experience destination! Ancient Archway, Lombardy, Italy photo by
Allen Memorial Fountain on the Plaza. Imported from Italy, this fountain was dedicated in 1962 to the daughter and son-in-law of the late Jesse Clyde Nichols, Earl and Eleanor Nichols Allen, who died in a house fire. A young child looks up to the female bathing figure seated on a marble pedestal. The effect is a lyrical, sentimental tribute to motherhood.