TITLE

Houston stores pitch in

AUTHOR(S)
Engel, Clint
PUB. DATE
June 2001
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;06/18/2001, Vol. 25 Issue 40, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the impact of the tropical storm Allison on furniture store businesses in Houston, Texas. Damages caused by floods; Promotions from the Finger Furniture, Star Furniture and Gallery Furniture; Provisions of reliefs for consumers.
ACCESSION #
4638421

 

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