The original Borden's open in 1940.
One of the many retail ice cream parlors across the country was built on Johnston St in Lafayette, Louisiana.
Ella Meaux was hired and worked at Borden's for over 55 years! She was an icon at this location and remembers generations of customers.
The University of Southwestern Louisiana, known as University of Louisiana at Lafayette, inherits the ice cream parlor.
Borden's was given a statement of significance.
The Lerille family buys the ice cream shop from the ULL foundation.