Interesting article about the Askov Finlayson store in Minneapolis. Although I would hardly call the Dayton brothers "entrepreneurs". They are part of the Dayton Family, as in Dayton's department stores and Target.
61 - Does anyone remember a candy counter inside Sears stores? I used to buy chocolate stars.~~~ Yes, I remember very well. Famous-Barr had the best "Heavenly Hash" = chocolate, melted marshmallow pecans!