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Congdon and Crome to close after 109 years

Original post made on May 23, 2013

Downtown office-supply store Congdon and Crome will close, nearly 110 years after its opening in Palo Alto in 1904.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Thursday, May 23, 2013, 9:58 AM

Comments

Posted by Linda, a resident of Community Center
on May 23, 2013 at 10:20 am

Soon there will be no city monuments left.....its sickening. All the good city shops are being forced out by money grubbing landlords charging exorbnant rents. Its horrible.


Posted by undrgrndgirl, a resident of Midtown
on May 23, 2013 at 10:30 am

so sad...a USEFUL store is being taken over by purveyor of vanity and shallowness...could they work out a deal with the swains and move to the empty apple store site?