Saturday, November 27, 2010

The Holidays are here!

Here is a toy window from 1953 showcasing the various dolls available in the Toy department (which at that time was in the lower level).  The facade of the building and iconic Christmas tree make up the propping for this holiday display.

Saturday, November 20, 2010

Happy Thanksgiving.

Here is my latest Ebay win.  An original Housewares mailer from Denholms.  My grandmother had the set of the green pots and pans which the salesgirls gave her.I remember Thanksgiving and Christmas dinners made with these...