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Old 02-06-2009, 08:36 AM
 
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Old 06-27-2011, 12:08 PM
 
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My Dad Harvey Kresge Ebert was an industrial cafeteria designer (civil engineer by trade U of M 1934) of the famous Kresge lunch counters.
I loved going to the 7-Grand store in Redford on Saturday's for lunch

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Old 06-27-2011, 12:35 PM
 
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Ahhh...Here it is:


YES!

I remember it now, what triggered my memory was the mirrored column dividers between each row. It WAS KRESGES. Wollworths has a snack bar, you had to go downstairs, it wasn't laid out like Kriesges with the S-design---------those were the days, you could actually go somewhere and not be constantly afraid of being mugged, a woman could take her child out shopping without wishing for a body guard....and prices were reasonable, that's why you see so many people packed in to the picture of the Kresge counter..............


Those days are gone, never to return, good thing for photos, that's the only way us "old timers" can take a trip down memory lane. the Detroit we grew up with is long gone, it will be replaced with something that others will enjoy, those days are gone for us.
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