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  • Shopping American Style

    Shopping American Style


    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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Past Article

Anne Ross
The Horse Guards. It may surprise my readers, but the Horse Guards is not a horse nor a guard. It is a building. Yes, a government building and a military post located in the City of Westminster, London. First commissioned in 1663, it was designed to be a gatehouse to St. James Park. For the last 360 years the work done here has been vital to the stability of the United Kingdom.

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