Going northeast into St. Louis on the Interstate Highway, you can see â€œThe Diamondsâ€ on your right. It was, according to my late father-in-law who trucked along the big 66, a wonderful restaurant that catered to the fellas driving the big rigs of bygone days. [Thanks to Carol Hair, Christiansburg, Va.
The markers often found on the edge of a pool table. Inlaid into the table, they are spaced 3 between each pocket. These days, another pattern may be inlaid on more modern tabes, but they still retain the word â€œdiamondâ€.