Date: Tue, 6 Feb 1996 17:50:06 -0600

From: Natalie Maynor maynor[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]RA.MSSTATE.EDU

Subject: Re: Five & Dime / Dime store

I'm pretty sure we called it "the ten-cent store" in Mississippi in the

early '50s. We might have called it "the five and ten" but never "the

five and dime." Later "dime store" can along.

--Natalie (maynor[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]