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Store with two display windows on either side of recessed entrance – windows have a display of men’s suits and accessories. Lettering over windows and entrance reads American Clothing House.
Wooden building with three large display windows with mannequins in dresses. Sign for Princess Shop hung on metal fitting over the door.
Interior of lunch counter and convenience store with group of six men and one woman standing at counter.
Interior of convenience store with counter filled with snack foods at left. Young woman standing behind large cash register.
Two men inside cluttered clothing store and with piles of work shirts and flannel shirts in front of them.
Flyer entitled “The Fairville Department Store’s Shopping News” – with letter from Maurice Koven describing buying trip and columns on left and right sides listing men’s and women’s clothing for sale.
Three men dressed in suits are seated in arm chairs.
Group of five men and five women standing in front of window of Regal Films Limited Office, a brick building with large glass window.
Two men in double-breasted business suits standing on sidewalk.
Newspaper advertisements for Mayfair Theatre which was screening Show Boat with Irene Dunne and Allan Hones and Regent Theatre which was showing Broadway Melodies of 1936 featuring performances by Jack Benny, Eleanor Powell and Robert Taylor.
Woman in grocery store holding a carton and a package. Shelves to her left filled with grocery products.
Man wearing long white coat standing at entrance to butcher shop - stack of canned goods in window.
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