Singer, Songwriter & Mad Blogger
Call Us Free: 1-800-123-4567

Posts Tagged ‘soda fountain’

TODAY’S NATIONAL DAY, 2/22/21 – WOOLWORTH’S FIVE & DIME DAY!

It’s where Mom took you to shop for bargains, and movie stars got discovered sitting on a stool at the soda fountain, making today NATIONAL WOOLWORTH’S FIVE & DIME DAY! On February 22, 1879, Frank Winfield Woolworth opened his first store, “Woolworth’s Great Five Cent Store” in Utica, […]

Read more

TODAY’S NATIONAL DAY, 8/25/20, BANANA SPLIT DAY!

Why do we so fondly remember David Evans Strickler, Apprentice Pharmacist at Tassel Pharmacy in Latrobe, Pennsylvania? Without this enterprising young man, we wouldn’t be celebrating NATIONAL BANANA SPLIT DAY! Strickler enjoyed creating ice cream sundaes at the pharmacy’s busy soda fountain, not exactly setting himself up […]

Read more