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 Post subject: Today in New Orleans History -- August 23
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Holmes Mystic Oil permanent waves, Schwegmann battles price-fixing, a Mardi Graw krewe banned from the Steamboat President, cordless phones, beepers and more... http://www.neworleanspast.com/todayinne ... ust23.html

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 Post subject: Re: Today in New Orleans History -- August 23
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Great stuff! Thanks, Lake.


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 Post subject: Re: Today in New Orleans History -- August 23
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I like the laBiche's ad....was it 1963 - under the Schwegmann story?
I worked for laBiche's in the 60's - summers in high school installing window A/C's.
Worked all over town including the 9th ward....wish I had had a video camera back then.

Notice how the price of TV's is still about the same.


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