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by dirtyharry667
05 Jan 2014 14:25
Forum: History: Department Store Chains
Topic: Rasco Tempo Discount Store
Replies: 15
Views: 18612

Re: Rasco Tempo Discount Store

I posted some information about Gamble-Skogmo, Rasco, Tempo and Buckeye Mart in the above post on 08 Jun 2007. The original post was edited to include additional information I recently found.
by dirtyharry667
05 Jan 2014 14:05
Forum: History: Department Store Chains
Topic: Rasco Tempo Discount Store
Replies: 15
Views: 18612

Re: Rasco Tempo Discount Store

I worked for Rasco's for 7 years and, by their standards, was vested in their pension plan. They no longer exist so the funds I put in the plan no longer exist either. Rasco is nothing more than a faint memory. The funds are still there. Contact the Pension Benefit Guarantee Corporation (PBGC). It ...
by dirtyharry667
01 Mar 2010 01:00
Forum: History: USA Midwest/Plains
Topic: Love that Super Duper!
Replies: 0
Views: 2925

Love that Super Duper!

I've been looking for the little jingle for years and finally found it here:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gN1pTVM-ZfA

I have some random Super Duper pictures up at my flickr site:

http://www.flickr.com/photos/14006301@N07/
by dirtyharry667
28 Jul 2007 22:23
Forum: History: USA Midwest/Plains
Topic: Columbus OH: 4364 (?) North High Street
Replies: 2
Views: 4043

Yep, that was an Albers!

Yep this is/was an albers. I have a bunch of Columbus area former Albers and Big Star stores posted at groups.yahoo.com/group/remembering_retail
by dirtyharry667
28 Jul 2007 22:20
Forum: History: USA Midwest/Plains
Topic: Columbus OH: Indianola Avenue
Replies: 4
Views: 4692

Re: Columbus OH: Indianola Avenue

Based on the shape of the sign, I'd guess an A&P that was still there following the introduction of the new logo in the 1970s, but I'm definitely not sure, and I don't even know when A&P left Columbus. The old discount/department store in the background (now a thrift store) is kind of interesting t...
by dirtyharry667
28 Jul 2007 22:11
Forum: History: USA Midwest/Plains
Topic: Columbus OH: 1101 North High Street
Replies: 4
Views: 5274

It was a Big Bear through the 1980's then a Cardinal.
by dirtyharry667
08 Jun 2007 23:07
Forum: History: Department Store Chains
Topic: Rasco Tempo Discount Store
Replies: 15
Views: 18612

Rasco Tempo Toy World Sarco Buckeye Mart

I happen to be your resident expert on all that is Tempo-Buckeye, having worked for the chain as a high school stuedent. There is a Yahoo Group called "Remembering Retail" where I posted a ton of things bearing the Tempo-Buckeye logo including product packages and ad slicks. You can browse the group...