Date: Tue, 6 Feb 1996 22:38:36 EST From: Larry Horn Subject: Re: Five & Dime / Dime store Woolworth's was 'the five and ten' in the early 50's in New York; I've heard five and dime since (including in the title of a nice Nanci Griffith song, "Love at the Five and Dime", on "Last of the True Believers"), and somehow process it as being more rural. Larry