For displaced, misplaced, and nostalgic ex-Bronxites

Small Neighborhood Department Stores


[ Responses ] [ Post Response ] [ Message Board ] [ Bronx Board Home ]

Posted by Sammy on Wednesday, May 22nd 2019:

In the present Mystery Photo 155, a small neighborhood department store is clearly seen and, hopefully, will be recognized and discussed by someone who grew up in its neighborhood. Although I could not recall both the store and its location, I was inspired to think of the ONLY small department store that was a mainstay for many years in my childhood neighborhood of Allerton Avenue and White Plains Road...Joe Tuckman`s Department Store! This was during the 1940s and early 50s.
Did your neighborhood have a small department store, even though there were more famous larger ones such as "Hearn`s" or "Alexander`s" which may have been within walking distance to your home? Did any of you ever shop at Joe Tuckman`s on Allerton Avenue?

Sammy L. Schwartz

Reference ID: BX86975


Responses:





Post a Response

Your Name:
Your E-Mail:
Password:     [ Forgot your Password?]
Alternative E-Mail:
Email Address?Show original     Show alternative     Show no email address
Subject:Re: Small Neighborhood Department Stores
Message:

Non-supporters are limited to 2 messages per 24-hour period. If you'd like to become a supporter and have unlimited access, click here.
Notify Me:
Optional: Enter the email address where you'd like to be
notified if someone posts a response.

By clicking on "Post This Message", you agree to abide by the Message Content Guidelines.

You must be registered to post your response.

     

Comodo Trusted Site Seal
SSL Certificate




[ Responses ] [ Post Response ] [ Message Board ] [ Bronx Board Home ]