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Department Stores

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Evening Primrose

Friday, October 31, 2014

The secret lives of department stores.

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Selected Shorts

Dreaming Out Loud: Neil Gaiman’s Halloween

Friday, October 31, 2014

Neil Gaiman offers up the end of the world, a secret society, and an igloo made of books in this holiday special.

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WNYC News

Making a Little Broadway Show in a Store Window

Friday, November 29, 2013

Shoppers heading out this Black Friday will find plenty of bargains — and also sophisticated windows.

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WNYC News

Department Stores' Coming of Age

Wednesday, December 08, 2010

B. Altman, Abraham & Straus, Gimbels and Macy's. These are some of New York's first major department stores, and brands that evoke a certain sense of nostalgia -- of glamour, the good life or a time when just browsing at a department store was a special outing.

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WNYC News

Remember Me to Herald Square: Share Your Department Store Memories

Wednesday, November 24, 2010

When they came into style in the early 20th century, department stores put the good life on display and served as social destinations. Share your stories and memories of going to department stores.

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