By Michael J. Lisicky

for nearly 100 years, generations of latest Jersey shoppers flocked to Bamberger�s. From its grand Newark flagship to varied suburban destinations, the shop was once hailed for its myriad caliber item and its committed employees. Its promotional occasions have been the spotlight of each season, from the Thanksgiving Parade to complicated Christmas gala's that includes celebrities comparable to Bob wish, Carol Channing and Jerry Lewis. although the as soon as amazing flagship closed in 1992, Bamberger�s continues to be fondly remembered as a retail haven. With classic pictures, interviews with shop insiders and favourite recipes, nationally well known division shop historian and New Jersey local Michael J. Lisicky brings the tale of recent Jersey�s maximum shop again to life.

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