Chilling out

There are 5 comments on the Chicago Tribune story from Jul 15, 2008, titled Chilling out. In it, Chicago Tribune reports that:

"There is," he said, between slurps, "nothing like a good ice cream parlor." He is, of course, right.

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joe

Naperville, IL

#1 Jul 15, 2008
Ah the plush horse-mm mm good
Nana

Boise, ID

#2 Jul 15, 2008
Get 'em Joe!
Kyle

Chicago, IL

#3 Jul 17, 2008
Homers used to have a penny candy store attached. In the summer if your baseball team won the coach would buy the team cones two scoos for a win, one for a loss.
kathyb

Shelby, NC

#4 Jul 20, 2008
I remember my Dad taking us to Sophie's. I live in North Carolina now and seeing this article makes me miss him. And it makes me homesick!
Dale B

Orland Park, IL

#5 Jul 22, 2008
I felt nostalgic reading the article about the Plush Horse. I grew up in Oak Lawn and my grandparents would come out from the city every Thursday afternoon for a visit, often taking us to what we called "Sophie's", just as Zay Smith did. He and I also have the same favorite flavor--Butter Cream. Thanks for reminding me of those wonderful times.

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