Re: Boston, Mass. department store question #general


richard may
 

Jordan Marsh < http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jordan_Marsh >

Richard May
Buffalo, New York, U.S.A.

Peter Zavon <pzavon@rochester.rr.com> wrote:
The Bradlees that was acquired by Stop and Shop was a grocery store, not a
department store. I got to Boston in late 1967, a little later than the
referenced date. I recall a department store downtown, essentially across the
street >from Filene's
"Mitch Hollander" <mitch00@verizon.net> wrote
Bradlee's may be unlikely; the first store opened in Connecticut in 1958 and
the chain was acquired by Stop & Shop in 1961.
Mitch Hollander wrote:
New information is that a relative named Marvin GORE visited the Boston
relatives almost fifty years ago (1960s), and says, "I think I recall that
they owned a department store, Freddlies or something...

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