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Rodger Dale Bumpass

He had a brother, Leonard, who died in 1992. His sister Cathey died at birth ... After a couple of months of standing in front of Woolworth doing rug cleaner demonstrations, he landed a spot in Nation... read more

Wisconsin store chain shutting down after long run

(AP) - Woolworth’s and Kresge’s have disappeared from Wisconsin ... The Boscobel store opened in 1992, Cross Plains in 1994, Verona in 1998 and Darlington in 2002. The closing of the family-owned chai... read more

Dual Olympian sporting hero and Wesfarmers chief Rob Scott still loves a challenge

That seems to be of little comfort to Scott who also stroked the eight at the 1992 Barcelona Olympics ... on what you are trying to achieve and I felt the demerger was a way to set Wesfarmers up for t... read more

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New Woolworth building owners thinking big

Diane Chamineak, lunch counter manager, F.W. Woolworth & Co. Broad Street store, June 20, 1991 The former F.W. Woolworth & Co. store at Eighth and Broad streets has gone through a few owners since the ... read more


Mccrory's Must Exit Downtown

McCrory's, a five-and-ten-cent store located at South Orange Avenue and Pine Street for 45 years, will leave downtown Orlando by Jan. 31 to make way for the proposed development ... Guernsey, owner of ... read more

Woolworth to Lay Off 9,200, Close Stores

Woolworth stores were a fixture on Main Street nationwide--the sort of place where one could buy a pet turtle and a hair net and then enjoy a grilled cheese sandwich and some cole slaw at the lunch co... read more

Memories of five-and-dime: Stores worth so much more

There'd be the classic wood-floored Woolworth's on Belair Road in Overlea, where my mother would take me 40 years ago to pop a balloon to determine the price we'd pay for a soda fountain treat. There ... read more

Johanna de Graffenried: Vermont, the next North Carolina?

I’m here to warn you — vote in this November’s coming election or Vermont could be on its way to becoming the next ... in all but five years since 1992 and the Senate in all but four years ... read more

Countdown closure decision tough

"This is in no way a reflection on the efforts of the team at Countdown New Plymouth and the hard work they have been putting in every day into serving our customers." Leach St Countdown opened in Dec... read more

A History of the Food Court

By 1954, when Time published an article called "Flight To The Suburbs," 93 suburban shopping malls had been built around the country’s 20 largest cities and another 25 were on the way. The enclosed .. ... read more

Qantas splits operations, but break up speculation premature

Qantas international without the domestic would be taking Qantas back to pre-1992 or 1995 ... I think it’s a bit of an overreaction. If Woolworths said “we’re going to change the way we report the sal... read more

Kaleidoscope: Cuyahoga Falls follows other cities with downtown changes

A few decades ago, area residents could drive all the way down Front Street. It was the main thoroughfare in Cuyahoga Falls, where many thriving stores such as F.W. Woolworth and O ... and at its peak ... read more



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