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Tribune photo published July 11, 1956
Home Furniture and Appliance, 128 Lincoln Way, across from the Dairy Queen, is completing 2 successful years in Ames. Carrying the leading makes of merchandise in the furniture and appliance lines, the store has been serving the Ames trade territory with such top names in furniture as Kroehler, Pullman, Heywood-Wakefield, and many others.
J. B. Walker, owner, says, "We're overly pleased with the reception we have had in Ames during our 2 years here." Home Furniture and Appliance, in turn, thinks highly of the people of Ames. Even though the store sells items with a small down payment and the balance in installments, Home Furniture has had an excellent record with customers in Ames.
You can be sure that you are dealing with men who know their business when you trade at Home Furniture. The sales force can help you choose the right color combinations and styles of furniture which you buy for your home. A lot of know-how is represented by the sales force of Warren Israel, manager of the store; Glenn Nelson, Robert Waddell and Ken Davis. The store has employed the same sales and management personnel since it opened Oct. 1, 1954.
The sales force at Home Furniture are men who know their business and they can help you select the right combinations and styles for your home. Above in the appliance section of the store are (left to right) Glenn Miller, Ken Davis and Bob Waddell.There is a wide selection of merchandise to choose from at Home Furniture, which is one of the largest furniture stores in the area. There is over 8,000 square feet of display space, and it's all conveniently located on one floor level. Some of the furniture brands carried in addition to those mentioned are Drexel, Simmons, Rembrandt, Bigelow carpet, Lane Tables, Thornasville Chair, Mingel and others. Ames residents have found by experience that they can find the same quality at Home Furniture and Appliance that they can find in larger city stores - and at a lower price.
And, of course, only top appliance brands are carried at Home Furniture, including such names as Westinghouse, Hotpoint and RCA. The very fine service department at the store has recently been increased so that even better service can be offered to those who need it.
Yes, Home Furniture and Appliance has served the community with quality and dependability for 2 years. Stop by the store and see how your home can be a better place to live because of Home Furniture.
Contemporary view of 128 Lincoln Way
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