That Mall is sick and that Store is dead!

January 7, 2013

Blythe Doll for sale at Robert Hall Village store, 10-5-1973

Filed under: commercials,dead chains,Newport News,newspaper clippings — Anita @ 10:01 pm

Via Flickr:
THREE-NINETY-NINE. The doll is worth a thousand dollars now!

I believe this store was in Newport News.

 

///edit February 5//

I found a commercial for the store:

The song has a sad feel to it, no? Although, I LOVE that touchtone dial sound that represented each store on the map.

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1 Comment »

  1. Interesting find. I ran across a commercial for Robert Hall Village some months back that was probably around that same time period (and also one that may very well be the oldest footage of any sort from the Hampton Roads area).

    Here’s the commercial: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yQjDxkrmc4U

    Comment by Jacob — January 31, 2013 @ 10:53 am | Reply


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