Previously we saw the obituary notice for Al Ullrich, which noted that he had purchased Lord’s Department Store in Evanston in 1917. That got me to wondering about the department store and what it was like. Here’s a late 19th century photo of Lord’s and two ads from the Lake Shore News of October 7, 1921: n000055 lake shore news oct. 7 1921 lake shore news oct. 7 1921 2

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