Name the stores that are no longer here

Name the stores that are no longer here

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Gone

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#1 Sep 17, 2009
To lighten things up lets start naming stores that are no longer in business. Give everyone a chance and don't name over 5 per post.
Kroger Store
Tru-Value
Robinson's Market
Price's Cafe
Newberrys
Oldies

Mattoon, IL

#2 Sep 17, 2009
Sav-Mor
Paul's Ice Cream
Sherman's
Simpson's Shoes
Fashion Lane
Good Old Days

Mattoon, IL

#3 Sep 17, 2009
Has anyone heard of The Buzzard's Roost?
Used to be a cigar store years ago on West Ryder?
Jimbo

AOL

#4 Sep 17, 2009
Holmers market Dixie market Friends market
BillyBob

Alton, IL

#5 Sep 17, 2009
Capitol Theater (balcony)
John B

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#6 Sep 17, 2009
Candy Kitchen--Austin Shrader
John B

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#7 Sep 17, 2009
Name the 3 grocery stores on S. Jackson that were on corners and one block apart from each other. They were all open at the same time
Jason

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#8 Sep 17, 2009
Good Old Days wrote:
Has anyone heard of The Buzzard's Roost?
Used to be a cigar store years ago on West Ryder?
When was this store open?
blahblah

Georgetown, IL

#9 Sep 17, 2009
That Total Health store across from Coffee Klatch that had a sign up last month, Huck's Gas Station for tax evasion, Coastal/Wareco who were rumored to have had bad dealings going on there under the counter, The Pink Box.
Robin Govaia

Charleston, IL

#10 Sep 17, 2009
Sidney's Women's Wear
Sidney's Tot N Teen
Newberry's
Fashion Lane
Tex Family Pharmacy
Robin Govaia

Charleston, IL

#11 Sep 17, 2009
John B wrote:
Name the 3 grocery stores on S. Jackson that were on corners and one block apart from each other. They were all open at the same time
I remember Hagerdorn's grocery. Dixie Market..but tht is all I can remember.

Shoen's Red&White was on Clark (I think that was the street)
Robin Govaia

Charleston, IL

#12 Sep 17, 2009
Sherman's
Donham's Ladies Appearll
Paul's Ice Cream Shop
Yaeger's Men's wear
Nathanson's (Max and Helen Ash ran it by First nat. Bank)
BillyBob

Alton, IL

#13 Sep 17, 2009
how about Kahl's-Sharp's-hagerdorn's on Jackson st
BillyBob

Alton, IL

#14 Sep 17, 2009
Here is a real tough one---Who ran grocery store across from old hospital on s state??
Billy Bob was right

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#15 Sep 18, 2009
BillyBob wrote:
how about Kahl's-Sharp's-hagerdorn's on Jackson st
These are the 3 grocery stores that were i block away on a corner.
Hagerdorns was also called C & M market $ was previously called Mumbowers[Ed.]
Old Timer

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#16 Sep 18, 2009
Tonys Produce
A & P grocery
Dooley's Shoe repair
Mazenko Appliance
A & W Rootbeer across from Dairy Queen
Old Timer

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#17 Sep 18, 2009
The Bootery shoe store
Gone

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#18 Sep 18, 2009
When I started this I should have said businesses to increase the list [barber shops, hair stylists, gas stations, factorys ect.] The list will get long so don't worry if some get listed more than once and remember its only a game to remember our past. Have fun!

Since: Oct 08

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#19 Sep 18, 2009
Schoen's store
Renta Apply
Interurban
Henske News Stand
Farris News Stand
Paul's IceCream
Baranhotlz Furn.
Corner Liquor St.
Medical Pharmacy
So see if you set and think about it we have had alot of stores that have left or even closed what memories can do when you set and think.Is this what we want a ghost town.

Since: Oct 08

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#20 Sep 18, 2009
P N Hircsh used to buy my kids's clothes there.Dearduff ROLLER RINK USED TO GO THERE ALL THE TIME.

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