Wishing you a magnificent Thanksgiving

Your humble storyteller joins the 1915 Barrett Mercantile Co., “The Store of the People,” in wishing you the happiest of Thanksgivings.  May your grocer’s stock be magnificent, and may your dinner be filled with extra fancy foods of extra quality.  From the November 18, 1915 Skidmore New Era (Skidmore, Missouri), page 5 (click to enlarge):

Thanksgiving.  We have anticipated your wants for the Thanksgiving time and have added many fancy items to our grocery stock.  -- It goes without saying that Acropolis quality is never excelled. -- If you place Acropolis products on your table you are assured of supremacy in foods.  See our magnificent grocery stock now. . . .Barrett Mercantile Co., "The Store of the People."  Skidmore, Mo.

Barrett Mercantile Co., Skidmore, Missouri’s Store of the People, invites you to see their magnificent grocery stock in November 1915.

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