|article by Larry Smith|
When the Porch House was our family home, Roberts Street was called Roberts Alley and was unpaved. - Caleb Halstead
excerpts of note:
Roberts was an investor in the Headland Fertilizer Works in 1908 with J.J. Espy, G.H. Malone, and others.
Roberts started the Roberts Livestock Co. of Headland in 1908 with J.J. Espy and others.
Roberts was a close friend with Thomas Marion Espy, who was one of the creators of Houston County and who enjoyed fox hunting with Bud.