TITLE

Boston's Charles Summer to close in Oct

AUTHOR(S)
Edelson, Sharon
PUB. DATE
August 1996
SOURCE
WWD: Women's Wear Daily;8/30/1996, Vol. 172 Issue 43, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that Charles Summer, a specialty store catering to fashionable women in Boston, Massachusetts, will close on October 31, 1996. Reason for the closure; Opening of the first United States store of Akris, a Swiss fashion house, on the site.
ACCESSION #
9609243109

 

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