Long Live Glosser’s Black and White Hardback
For the first time, the whole true story of the Glosser Bros. Department Store has been told. You’re about to embark on a journey from the humble beginnings of Glosser Bros. to its glory days as a local institution and multimillion-dollar company…and the thrilling battle to save it on the eve of its grand finale. Allow 2 to 4 weeks for delivery of signed special edition. Now available for local pickup! Eliminate shipping costs by picking up in the Johnstown, PA area. Just choose your book, go to the shopping cart, enter your address (with zip code) and choose the “Local Pickup” option that appears in the Shipping and Handling section! If you live close enough to pick up locally, but the option does not appear, use the contact form on this website and let us know! We’ll work it out to save you the most money!
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Can you smell the roasting peanuts? The Glosser Bros. Department Store has reopened, just for you, just in the pages of this one-of-a-kind book. For the first time, the whole true story of Glosser’s has been told, on the 25th anniversary of the fabled department store’s closing. Step through the famous doors on the corner of Franklin and Locust Streets and grab a brown-and-white-striped shopping bag. You’re about to embark on a journey from the humble beginnings of Glosser Bros. to its glory days as a local institution and multimillion-dollar company…and the thrilling battle to save it on the eve of its grand finale. Read the stories of the executives, the employees, and the loyal shoppers who made Glosser Bros. a legend and kept it alive in the hearts and minds of Glosser Nation. Hundreds of photos, never before gathered together in one place, will take you back in time to the places and people that made Glosser’s great. Experience the things you loved best about the classic department store, from the roasted nuts to the Shaffer twins to the Halloween windows and the amazing sales. Discover secrets and surprises that have never been revealed to the general public until now. Relive the story of a lifetime in a magical tour straight out of your memories and dreams, a grand reopening of a store that never really closed in your heart and will open its doors every time we shout…Long Live Glosser’s!
Offered in one format: SPECIAL EDITION HARDCOVER.
SPECIAL EDITION PAPERBACK: will be signed by the author. Allow 2 to 4 weeks for delivery of signed special edition.