I don’t care who bought the store, it’s still Wanamaker’s to me! And I remember my mother taking us to see The Tree Of A Million Lights when we were little, and we’d lie down on our coats and stare up at the show:
Scroll down to see it as it was in 1983, when I took my own kids to see it:
Yes, I know it’s Macy’s. But I’ll call it Wanamaker’s until I’m dead:
Led by the Philadelphia Opera Company, a total of 650 area choristers joined in song. Ahh.
Someday I’ll get to take my grandson:
This was my very favorite Christmas tradition of all when I was a kid: Going to Lit Brothers department store to see the Enchanted Christmas Village. I thought it was magical! Now it’s at the Please Touch Museum:
I can’t wait to see this: