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Anadarko in Caddo County, Oklahoma — The American South (West South Central)
 

George's Department Store

 

— Historic Anadarko —

 
George's Department Store Marker image. Click for full size.
By James Hulse, September 9, 2021
1. George's Department Store Marker
Inscription.  S.M. Singer was the owner and manager of Singer's clothing store from 1913 to 1947.

George's Department Store is Anadarko's oldest clothing and shoe store. It was opened in 1948 by George Salamy. For over 65 years, George made a tremendous impression upon the Anadarko Community and surrounding area.

This included state recognition such as the Governor's Commendation Award and being featured in "Is This A Great State or What?". This hometown tradition continues as the store has been passed on to George's children and is now celebrating 70 years in 2018!

When you walk into George's; life slows down with old fashion service, but with the current fashions you know from today. George's Department Store has name brand clothing and shoes for the entire family, infant to adult, specializing in athletic apparel.
 
Erected by City of Anadarko.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings. A significant historical year for this entry is 1913.
 
Location. 35° 4.486′ N, 98° 14.688′ W. Marker is in Anadarko, Oklahoma
The George's Department Store and Marker image. Click for full size.
By James Hulse, September 9, 2021
2. The George's Department Store and Marker
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, in Caddo County. Marker is at the intersection of West Broadway Street and Southwest 2nd Street, on the left when traveling west on West Broadway Street. The marker is located on the left side to the entrance of the building on the wall. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 124 West Broadway Street, Anadarko OK 73005, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Trophies N Things (within shouting distance of this marker); Lonnie's (within shouting distance of this marker); The Soda Fountain Eatery (within shouting distance of this marker); Ideal Decorating Center (within shouting distance of this marker); Historic Anadarko (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Anadarko Community Library (about 400 feet away); Redskin Theater (about 500 feet away); Bryan Hotel (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Anadarko.
 
The view of George’s Department Store and Marker from the street image. Click for full size.
By James Hulse, September 9, 2021
3. The view of George’s Department Store and Marker from the street
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 14, 2021. It was originally submitted on September 14, 2021, by James Hulse of Medina, Texas. This page has been viewed 20 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 14, 2021, by James Hulse of Medina, Texas.

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