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Diamond Anniversary Downtown: Faske's celebrates 75 years in Brenham

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Faskes celebrate Diamond Anniversary

Carroll “Butch” Faske, left, and Morris Faske talk about the old days over an old clock and some checkbooks from a bygone era.

When Morris Faske and his little brother, Carroll “Butch” Faske, were boys in the 1950s, they washed the windows of their parents’ jewelry store in downtown Brenham.

“You cleaned them every morning,” Butch said in between interactions with customers last week. “That was standard procedure.”

Faskes celebrate Diamond Anniversary

Faske’s has been making the front page of The Banner-Press for awhile.

Morris Faske

Morris Faske will fix just about any watch he can get his hands on, including this Gruen Veri-Thin from the 1940s.

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