Contributed by: filbert Tuesday, July 25 2006 @ 07:17 AM CST
Consider first this unbelievable rarity: a 1960s Ben Franklin, lookingas though the chain was still a retail powerhouse with clothes andpopcorn and a record section and parakeets in the back:
Lileks is a very good writer, and the pictures are just icing on the cake . . .
Hat tip: Hugh Hewett[*2]
Update: Lileks story link fixed.