Date: Tue, 6 Feb 1996 21:09:40 -0800
From: THOMAS CLARK tlc[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]NEVADA.EDU
Subject: Re: Five & Dime / Dime store
Come back to the five and dime, Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean
Is that the right title? Loved Cher.
Thomas L. Clark 702/895-3473
University of Nevada, Las Vegas (89154-5011)
tlc[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]nevada.edu
On Tue, 6 Feb 1996, Natalie Maynor wrote:
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)