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Ames Department Stores Inc. was an American chain of discount stores based in Rocky Hill, Connecticut, United States.
Detroit is the most populous city in the U.S. state of Michigan, the largest city on the United States–Canada border, and the seat of Wayne County.
The Great Depression was a severe worldwide economic depression that took place mostly during the 1930s, beginning in the United States.
Harold Ellsworth Crosby (January 22, 1899 – January 12, 1958) was an American architect who supervised the construction of many G. C. Murphy Co.
John Sephus Mack (March 9, 1880 – September 27, 1940), was president of the G. C. Murphy Company, a prominent variety-store chain during the early 20th century.
Kmart Corporation (simply known as Kmart and stylized as kmart) is an American big box department store chain headquartered in Hoffman Estates, Illinois, United States.
McCrory Stores or J.G. McCrory's was a chain of five and dime stores in the United States based in York, Pennsylvania.
McKeesport is a city in Allegheny County in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania; it is situated at the confluence of the Monongahela and Youghiogheny rivers and is part of the Pittsburgh metropolitan area.
Meshulam Riklis (משולם ריקליס; born December 2, 1923) is an Israeli businessman.
Pittsburgh is a city in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in the United States, and is the county seat of Allegheny County.
The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, also known simply as the "PG", is the largest daily newspaper serving metropolitan Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States.
The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions.
A variety store (also pound shop, dollar store, and other names) is a retail store that sells a wide range of inexpensive household goods.