Yes, you remember Tuesdays. That’s just the uncreative way I was able to name this!
If you’ve been visiting Allison’s Written Words lately, you’ve probably noticed a new weekly series of articles of the nostalgic sort, but around different (and sometimes obscure) aspects of our very nostalgic past.
Continue reading “Semi-New Weekly Article: Do You Remember? Tuesdays”
Do You Remember Tuesdays kicks off cable/pay television month – four weeks, four stories of television’s past. Some of it interesting, some of it staked in personal nostalgia.
Continue reading “Tele1st: The Entertainment Recording Service”
Let’s close out defunct retail month on Do You Remember Tuesdays with something not on the east coast, and not something I’m not personally vested in nostalgia for. However, it is a retailer I’ve heard of, if only through watching commercials from Chicago-area broadcasts of the past (thanks Fuzzy Memories!)
Continue reading “Montgomery Ward: The Brand Name Savings Store”
Defunct retail month continues on Allison’s Written Words, as we explore another retail store whose main competition – and the most recent recession in the late 2000s, was their undoing.
Continue reading “Circuit City: Where Service Is State of the Art”
Do You Remember Tuesdays rolls on into March, and with the start of the new month, a new theme!
Continue reading “The Department Store With the Difference: The Story of Bradlees”
We’re wrapping up restaurant month on Allison’s Written Words, with a visit to another buffet-concept restaurant that has seen its locations dwindle in recent years.
Grab your appetite and a plate, we’re going for crazy combinations we would never eat at home!
Continue reading “Did You Make a Great Choice At Old Country Buffet?”