Around the turn of the 20th century when “Cotton was King,” Como was known for having more millionaires per capita than almost anywhere else in the U.S. Be this fact or fiction, there were undoubtedly many wealthy and worldly residents in the area. Some of their homes still stand as a testament to their success – and to a lifestyle that has faded into folklore. Current residents still love to tell tales and perpetuate the lore of ancestral antics and events.