The final Woolworths' Department Stores, located in the United Kingdom, are closing.  This brings an end to a legendary business which found its beginnings in Utica, N.Y.

At one time Frank W. Woolwoirth's empire included thousands of stores worldwide, as well as one of the first skyscrapers in New York City, the Woolworth Building,

It seems that there was a Woolworth store in  every large town and small city in America.  We had one in Oneonta on Main Street.  Do you remember our own Woolworths store in Oneonta?