Thursday, December 27, 2018
Shoe Repairs Backed Up in DeKalb Because of Shoe Rationing
From the October 31, 2018, MidWeek "Looking Back."
1943, 75 Years Ago.
"Due to the rationing of shoes, repairs have become so numerous that shoe men of DeKalb will not promise repair work of any consequence for a period of three to five weeks.
"Repairmen in DeKalb say that never before have had so much rebuilding of all of footwear since they have been in business."