Bates and Bates Store, Indiana

Updated Oct 06, 2014
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on May 21, 2001 12:00 AM
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Family owned store of the Bates Family my great aunt married into her name was Sybil Titus his Elmer Frank Bates
Date & Place: at Bates and Bates Store in Boonville, Indiana United States of America
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Ancient Faces commented
Before Safeway there were general stores like these! Bates & Bates family owned store in Indiana.
Oct 06, 2014 · Reply
Ne Bo Ky commented
There is also Owens, Deatons, and Walkers, that I can remember. But they were in the Connersville, Indiana area. Wonder if there are pictures of those we could see on here as it has been since the 1960's that those have since gone away.
Oct 06, 2014 · Reply
Pauline Lawrence commented
first name NORMAN....................lol...........
Oct 06, 2014 · Reply
Judy Williams commented
Good one Pauline! LOL
Oct 06, 2014 ·
Beverly Donner commented
I also thought, oh Norman's ancestors!
Oct 06, 2014 ·
I wonder if this was in Batesville Indiana.
Oct 06, 2014 · Reply
AncientFaces commented
Boonville indiana. It shows location when you click the link.
Oct 06, 2014 ·
Thanks, I'm working and didn't get a chance to go to link
Oct 06, 2014 ·
Anna Morra commented
:-)
Oct 06, 2014 · Reply
Youth of today laugh about this as it's unbelievable to them.
Oct 06, 2014 · Reply
Martha Ann Ledlow commented
In our small town in Alabama.we had mom and Pop store until A&P then they all followed.
Oct 06, 2014 · Reply
Wendy Davis Cook commented
Then they moved to California and opened a hotel....
Oct 06, 2014 · Reply
Rebecca Hackworth commented
Had one like this in ky close up about five years ago miss them
Oct 06, 2014 · Reply
Jim Peterson commented
Business experienced a downturn once they entered the Motel business.
Oct 06, 2014 · Reply
Lisa Longacre commented
Does anyone remember Rube Nelson's in Escondido?
Oct 06, 2014 · Reply
DN Angel commented
Wowwwww :D
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Ulf-Peter Stüve commented
I like old photos like this.
Oct 06, 2014 · Reply
Dee Beemer commented
Right next to the family owened Bates Motel!!
Oct 06, 2014 · Reply
I need a bucket of lard, 5 lbs cornmeal, jar of molasses. And stay out of the penny candy...
Oct 07, 2014 · Reply
Jacy DeRoque commented
Jonah Shupert
Oct 07, 2014 · Reply
Pam Turnbull commented
Hahahahahah Pauline!! good one!!
Oct 07, 2014 · Reply
Mandy Pants Macf commented
Sainsbury's started out as a small family shop just like this one.....
Oct 07, 2014 · Reply
Jean Brady commented
and in Michigan, our store offered credit......
Oct 07, 2014 · Reply
Virginia Davis commented
now they are called family dollar and dollar general. lol
Oct 07, 2014 · Reply
Julie Griffin commented
Great pic
Oct 07, 2014 · Reply
Ruth Crook commented
When I was seven years old I bought my first knitting needles at a general store in Roy, Washington.
Oct 07, 2014 · Reply
Nancy Williams commented
Kewl, mom!
Oct 07, 2014 · Reply
Kathy Brown commented
Like
Oct 09, 2014 · Reply
Kent Hartland commented
Today they would call it The Bate Shop.
Oct 18, 2014 · Reply
Charlene Brown-bates
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