Ask and Answer for Aug. 29

August 29, 2011 

This week's question

Early Beaufort Water Festivals included a beauty pageant. What title did the winner take?

From last week

Question: The building at 825 Bay Street, built around 1880, was purchased by descendants of Lithuanian immigrants in 1902. It was a department store until just recently. What building is this?

Answer: The building at 825 was Lipsitz Department Store, until it recently closed.

First to answer correctly: Monroe Keyserling

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