Tag Archives: Atlanta

Dozens turn out, pay respects at infamous yet beloved ‘Murder Kroger’

Atlanta’s 11 Alive News covers the candlelight vigil for the impending closure of the infamous “Murder Kroger”

What’ll ya have?

img_20161024_133252336For our road-weary traveler, nothing but the finest will do. That’s why we’re going to eat at The Varsity!

What’s your vector, Victor?

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Kessler’s 75th Anniversary Sale (circa 1989)

Kessler’s was one of those regional department stores that was huge for a long time, then died in the mid-1990s. I remember commercials for the place coming on all the time. I even lost my parents in the Cobb Centre location, but I don’t recall much about the place itself.

I suppose that by this time, advertising money was getting tight–hence the 5-second bumper spot.

Jonap & Associates: “Tough, Smart Lawyers” (circa 1992)

Yet another advert for an Atlanta area ambulance chaser. No wonder the 1990s were so litigious!

Spartan Lincoln-Mercury: “Don Jackson Talks About Honesty” (circa 1988)

The owner of an Atlanta-area Lincoln-Mercury dealership, talks about his business philosophy from the comfort of his favorite chair.

Hair Replacement Systems of Atlanta: “The Unique Technique” (circa 1989)

HRS debuts their new hair replacement technique.