Advance ancestral page from Jan. 27, 1954: Richmond Dry Goods clearway sale

Advance ancestral page from Jan. 27, 1954.

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — Today’s repository page is from Jan. 27, 1954.

Richmond Dry Goods advertises a pre-inventory clearway sale, charity deals on several equipment — “our biggest sale of a year.”

New open dresses are labelled during $5 each. Dish towels are on sale for 59 cents each. Boys’ polo shirts are 88 cents each.

The ad reads: “Stocks contingency be reduced before inventory, that means extreme price-slashing. …”

The tradesman is open until 9 p.m.

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