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Younkers: The Friendly Store (Hardcover)

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When shoppers went to Younkers, they experienced something magical. Celebrities signed autographs, chefs gave cooking demonstrations and Miss Universe discussed the latest styles in swimwear. The flagship store, a showplace in the heart of downtown Des Moines, boasted dazzling selling spaces equipped with the first escalator and air conditioner in the state. The Tea Room established a legendary reputation for its food, fashion shows and Theater Nights. A great place to work, it gave thousands of teens their first paychecks and afforded hundreds of associates a lifelong career. Join Vicki Ingham for Younkers journey to become one of the most important department store chains in the Midwest.


Product Details
ISBN: 9781540201348
ISBN-10: 1540201341
Publisher: History Press Library Editions
Publication Date: November 7th, 2016
Pages: 162
Language: English