10 Stores That Anyone Who Grew Up In Missouri Will Undoubtedly Remember
Local retailers and family owned shops used to dominate the shopping scene in Missouri. However, as larger corporations thrived many smaller retailers had to file for bankruptcy or sell out to these corporations. Surely there are local shops you remember visiting at as a child, but here are 10 old stores that anyone who grew up in Missouri will undoubtedly remember.
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Do you remember shopping at any of these retailers? What other stores do you fondly remember shopping at? Tell us in the comments below.
Liz is a Missouri native with a B.A. in English from Mizzou and a M.A. in Non-Profit Administration from Lindenwood University. She works for a STL metro-area community college and enjoys writing, traveling, and indoor cycling. Her true passion is forcing her encyclopedic knowledge of Missouri facts on uninterested strangers from across the globe!
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