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  • Where Was It Made – Part VIII – Paper Bags

    Where Was It Made – Part VIII – Paper Bags

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    [elementor-template id=”3378″] Where Was It Made? – Part VIII – Paper Bags Do you read “Where Was It Made” each week? If so, you remember that in one article you learned that two American manufacturing concerns had the same name. That situation has again come into the discussion. This time the clarification will be easy.…

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Across America, the most popular meeting places after churches and city parks were the five-and-dime stores. Everyone knew the names Penney, Woolworth, Newberry, and Kress. A lady I knew referred to these department stores as “initial stops.” The four most famous were J.C., F.W., J.J., and S.H.

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