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It's time for another microfilm scan! This one comes from an opening ad of Children's Palace in 1989 when it did its Grand Opening at The Commons at Greenspoint, a shopping center across from the mall. The shopping center never lasted too long...Children's Palace and other major tenants (like Phar-Mor) would go bankrupt just a few years afterward, not to mention the decline of the neighborhood. By the mid to late 1990s, the Commons was converted to offices.


But for a brief, fleeting time, there was a real shopping center there and Children's Palace (a competitor to Toys R Us) was right there, with a Grand Opening, featuring appearances by its mascot, Peter Panda, and a guy in a RoboCop costume. Enjoy!




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