Part 2 Ticonderoga (NY) Pearl’s Department Store

Chain: Pearl’s Department Stores, Inc.

Date Opened:  April 16, 1937

Date Closed:  1988

Street Address(es) when open (Building name/block) [Current Address]: Montcalm (Rowell & Shatuck Block)

Former Store(s)  in Location(s):

Later Store(s) in Location(s): Cobbler’s Bench

Buildings still exist?: Yes

Owners, Managers, Employees: Norman Pearl (manager), Red Buell, Albert Kaplan (manager, 1951),

Subsequent Owners if sold: Did not stay as clothing store

Articles, Pictures, Ads:

Editor’s Note: Probably taken in mid-seventies based on Dodge Dart (Picture from Facebook group: You Know You are from Ticonderoga)

 

Pearl’s in Ticonderoga in last year of operation (1987)
(Picture Facebook group: If You Grew Up in Ticonderoga, NY You Remember …)

From Pearl’s to The Cobbler’s Bench. (Rowell & Shattuck
block) December 8, 1992. (Picture from Facebook group: If You Grew Up in Ticonderoga, NY You Remember …)

Cobbler’s Bench after Pearl’s. Building built in 1887. (Picture Facebook group: If You Grew Up in Ticonderoga, NY You Remember …)

Pearl’s ad from December 11, 1969 (Facebook Source: Facebook group: If You Grew Up in Ticonderoga, NY You Remember … Mark Wright post)

Pearls ad – 1972(Source: Facebook group: If You Grew Up in Ticonderoga, NY You Remember … Mark Wright post)

Recollections: (All from Facebook group: If You Grew Up in Ticonderoga, NY You Remember …)

“Real old wooden floors inside” Susan Barber

“Yes, how they creaked when you walked. :o)” Vikki L Ohnemus

“How the old wooden floor boards used to creak in Pearl’s when I was in there shopping with my mother.” Mark Wright

“Yes lol, there was no sneaking around in there. the floor itself gave you away hehehe” Tammie Woods Frederick

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