Chain: Pearl’s Department Stores, Inc.
Date Opened: June, 1984 (source: PPR, January 24, 1985 p10A)
Date Closed: 1988 when Pearl’s Department Store, Inc. liquidated)
Street Address(es) when open (Building name/block) [Current Address]: Main Street, NYS 22 Main Street [3759 Main St, Willsboro, NY 12996] Building was shared with Ashline Fruit Company retail store, and Marvin’s Inc., an Elizabethtown (NY) major appliance store.
Former Store(s) in Location(s): Building was former site of Grand Union, which moved across the street to a new building.
Later Store(s) in Location(s): Eventually Adirondack Hardware
Buildings still exist?: Yes, now site of Willsborough Hardware store (2018)
Owners, Managers, Employees:
Mara Ashline, co-manager (source: Press-Republican, January 24, 1985 p10A)
Marilyn (Curran) Strong, co-manager (Press Republican September 9, 1987 p6 wedding announcement)
Subsequent Owners if sold: Business was closed when chain went out of business in 1988.
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