Do you remember your mom buying school supplies when you were a child? You probably needed a box of crayons, a couple of pencils, a tablet for primary years and a notebook and filler paper for middle grades. You may have had a cigar box for storage.
Now think back to buying supplies for your children. If you lived in Greenville, you probably went to Sim’s Ben Franklin or Fashion Lane or PN Hirsch. The lists were longer and more elaborate. For more information see the August 15, 2023 edition of The Greenville Advocate.