Our recipes The clock is ticking. The 50, square foot Hamptons Bays store remains today as a Macy's. It's really something.
She dutifully went into the kitchen and "got Joe a jello" and brought it to Joe's table, Confusion reigned until it was made clear that the hostess wanted her to Get Joe Augello and bring him to the sex doll tv and not to "get Joe a jello".
My mom used to take me on the bus to the Gertz in Jamaica.
I smell of Christmas twigs and evergreen was always in the air at Gertz during the holidays.
I remember going to this dept store several times when we visited grandma on long Island on the early 50s.
Dinner is approaching.
Something for everyone.
I grew up in South Ozone Park, and I believe that besides going to the city for a Macy's run all the clothes I ever owned as a child up to age 14 were purchased at the Jamaica Gertz store.
We sometimes got a fish sandwich from the street outside for lunch.
Anonymous 16 August,
I remember the folk group "The Witches of Wellfleet".
As a grown up I loved shopping there and on my lunch hour i would run from office to have a hot dog and a frozen custard.
Anonymous 24 April,
We would always stop at Woolworths for something.
It'd be wonderful to see photo of that display, especially the Gulliver's Travels piece.
I remember my cousin taking me to Gertz Jamaica on the Q6 to see Santa there in the early 's standing in line waiting in long lines with kids.
Books were on the 6th floor my sister and I loved to read.
They also had fashion shows that you could model in right in the Jr.