This building was built in 1931, and for most of its life was a grocery store.  Ads we’ve found piece together:

1933:  Home Grocery – home and business of Erastus Miller

(before 1938):  Keely’s Grocery
1938:  S.A. Esser, Grocer
1940-44:  Stewart’s Grocery

1947-61:  Jim M. McGilligan Fine Foods – owner and manager.  McGilligan was a Park High graduate in the Class off 1938.



1962-63:  Vern’s Kwik Shop
1963-66:  Lee’s Superette/Kwik Shop – Richard A. Holte, Manager
1970:  Park Kwik Shop

1981:  Western Food Store.  Grand opening July 25, featuring Joe Senser from the Vikings signing autographs, a visit from Twinkee the Kid, and free suckers, popcorn, and balloons.

 1984:  Park Kwik Shop:  “Time is Money – We Save You Time”  Owned by Jim and Rosalie Dixon.

1992:  Linsk Flowers.  Since at least 1998 it has been the home of Linsk Flowers, (since 1948), J. Stephen McCulloch, President.  Linsk has previously been located in the Park Theater Building.