"Business slowed and we couldn’t pay the hydro bills anymore," says Tex Rind. So the Kaladar Motel died. But not quite. Tex has a sideline. He sells hubcaps. So the beds were stacked out of the way and the rooms filled with hubcaps. On top of the dressers, in the sinks, in the showers, in a pile out back that reaches nearly to the roof. Hubcaps for cars made 40 years ago, cars that long ago rotted off the roads.
Part of our interactive documentary website at thelosthighway.ca