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5 questions to test your Westmont knowledge

Published: Thursday, March 20, 2014 1:11 p.m. CDT

WESTMONT – Prominent businesses and residents gathered at the annual Westmont Community Awards Dinner March 13, but thanks to the Westmont Historical Society, the knowledge of the village was put to the test with a five question quiz.

One-hundred and twenty Westmont area residents, business owners and civic leaders who attended were divided into tables, and only two of those tables received perfect scores.

5 Questions

1.) Which service club is the oldest in Westmont?

2.) Which famous blues legend lived in Westmont in the 1970s?

3.) Where was the Gregg House originally located?

4.) What was the approximate population of Westmont in 1959?

5.) Who was the longest serving mayor of Westmont?

Answers

1.) Westmont Lions Club-1936

2.) Muddy Waters

3.) Next to Hope Trinity Church

4.) About 6,000

5.) Mayor William Robinson

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