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]ra.msstate.edu)