Who is Montgomery Ward?

  • (noun): United States businessman who in 1872 established a successful mail-order business (1843-1913).
    Synonyms: Ward, Asron Montgomery Ward

Montgomery Ward

Montgomery Ward is the name of two historically distinct American retail enterprises. It can refer either to the defunct mail order and department store retailer which operated between 1872 and 2001, or to the original name of the online retailer Wards.

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Montgomery Ward - As Online Retailer
... At its height, the original Montgomery Ward was one of the largest retailers in the United States ... marketing company, purchased much of the intellectual property assets of the former Wards, including the "Montgomery Ward" and "Wards" trademarks, for an ... DMSI then began operating under the Montgomery Ward branding and managed to get it up and running in three months ...
Century Mall
... The mall opened in 1979 with anchor stores Goldblatt's and Montgomery Ward ... interior stores also suffered following Montgomery Ward's remodeling ... Montgomery Ward removed their mall entrance and told customers that no stores remained, when in reality close to a dozen stores were still open ...
Century Mall - History
... Original anchors were Montgomery Ward (145,000 square feet (13,470.9 m2)) and Goldblatt's ... on the north side, just outside of Montgomery Ward ... The Montgomery Ward anchor store closed in March 2001 when the entire chain filed for bankruptcy ...
List Of Defunct Department Stores Of The United States - Other Department Stores - Illinois
... in 1980 Community Discount (greater Chicago) The Fair (Chicago and suburbs), acquired by Montgomery Ward in 1958 Gately's People's Store Goldblatt's (Chicago ... (Downtown Chicago), early 1920s to 1930s McDade's Montgomery Ward, mail order store ... Founded in 1872, Montgomery Ward pioneered mail-order catalog retailing and opened its first retail store in 1926 ...
Charleston Town Center - History
... included four anchor stores JCPenney, Sears, Kaufmann's and Montgomery Ward ... remained largely unchanged until Stone Thomas opened next to Montgomery Ward, moving from an existing location downtown ... closed it in 2000, the same year that Montgomery Ward closed ...

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    Moral qualities rule the world, but at short distances the senses are despotic.
    —Mrs. H. O. Ward (1824–1899)

    Stand up and bless the Lord,
    Ye children of His choice;
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    With heart, and soul, and voice.
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