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The William E. McCormack general store postcard

Last Monday, 23 Mar 2015, I wrote about how I won an Ebay auction [1],  for a postcard [2] showing the general store of my great-grandfather, William E. 339 more words

William E. McCormack

Jam at Middlebrook Store Friday April 1 - 7 pm

Starts at 7 pm. Local acoustic musicians. Pizza available.

Courtesy of our new managers.

Paintings of Rural Texas

Mid 19th century to mid 20th century small towns were popping up all over Texas. These towns usually consisted of one building containing a general store, post office and in the 20’s a gas pump. 153 more words


Winning an Ebay auction!

Last Tuesday, I won an Ebay auction bidding for the following picture/postcard;

Now, this picture is NOT actually what I won, which was a postcard of my great-grandfather’s store in Otter Lake, Michigan. 38 more words

William E. McCormack

Balham - Store 305 / 2002

163/165 High Road, Balham, London SW12 9BG

Woolworths opened on Balham High Road in 1928. It took over the premises 2 doors down from Barclays Bank, which you can see in the below 1915 postcard. 288 more words