A Ben Franklin store, likely in Hopkins, Minn., photographed in May 1950. Courtesy Minnesota Historical Society

 

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This 1940's postcard shows the inside of the main Ben Franklin store in downtown Chicago. You could get lost in there!

 

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This great photo courtesy of Deb Wilson shows the Ben Franklin 5-10 in downtown Dushore, PA.  The location was the busiest in town as it was the only red light intersection in all of Sullivan County!