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ACCESSION NUMBER   976:0021:0052
CATEGORY   Business, Retail
SUBCATEGORY   Clothing and accessories
TITLE   Loving Clothing Store
DESCRIPTION   Interior view of Loving Clothing Store located at 618 North Chaparral Street in Corpus Christi, Texas. Two men in dark vests, ties, and white shirts stand next to display cases holding newsboy caps and socks. Two figures can be seen in the shadows at the rear of the store . This store sold shirts for $1.25, Manhattan shirts, dress hats, caps, and shoes. Note the spats on the lower shelf of the showcase on the right and the smoking jacket displayed on the shelving unit above.
SUBJECT   Clothing stores. (lcsh)
Interiors. (lctgm)
Men. (lcsh)
Sales personnel. (lctgm)
United States--Texas--Corpus Christi. (lcsh)