I sometimes wonder if my great-grandfather would recognize our village store. To be sure, the size and general shape of today's shop would differ little from the one he knew, but might he not be surprised to see the fire-engine red of the Coca-Cola signs plastered abundantly over the dark brown clapboards?
"The Village Store,"
Manuscripts: Vol. 13
, Article 20.
Available at: http://digitalcommons.butler.edu/manuscripts/vol13/iss2/20