That Mall is sick and that Store is dead!

December 15, 2010

“Sassy Sears” (Time, August 20, 1984)

Filed under: catalogs,potential dead chains — Anita @ 3:28 pm

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Just two years short of its 100th birthday, the once staid and conservative Sears is showing the friskiness of a teen-ager who has won a date with Tiegs. In fact, some people would say that Sears has become downright sassy.

Read more: http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,954363,00.html#ixzz18DLdslt1.

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2 Comments »

  1. Whoa, cool. Pleasant Valley Shopping mentioned an interesting book on this bit of Sears history, The Big Store:

    http://www.amazon.com/Big-Store-Donald-R-Katz/dp/0670805122

    Comment by Kevin Seward — December 15, 2010 @ 6:07 pm | Reply

  2. Sears is awesome …

    Comment by Christopher — March 15, 2011 @ 5:20 pm | Reply


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