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November 17, 1957 article from the Sunday New Bedford Standard-Times

Store history

Tiny Christmas Shop Lures Cape Visitors By Standard-Times Staff Writer Cape Cod, Nov. 9 – Outlanders who think Cape Cod is an empty house from Labor Day to Memorial Day should pause at the Christmas Shop. Barely large enough to garage a motor-scooter, the Christmas Shop is brisk and busy these steel-gray November days. And the visitors to the unique shop aren’t just folk who live handy…they come from all over. The bosses of the 10-by-13-foot Christmas Shop, the Misses Marise Fawsett and Yvonne Rousseau, deny they invented the phrase “low overhead.” But they certainly set a good example, even...

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