December 5, 2013

Some multiple uses stranger than others


After the Gerald Senior Residence was closed it was used as a combined funeral parlor and furniture store. Peculiar, but not unheard of.

I have a yardstick with the following words: “Phonographs — Wakefield-McNaughton Co. House Furnishers and Undertakers, Gardiner, Maine — Washing machines.”

Joan B. EdwardsWinthrop
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