Baltimore Stories
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Fri March 28, 2014

Going Up Without The Elevator Operators Was Bringing Baltimore Shoppers Down

Going Up Without The Elevator Operators Was Bringing Baltimore Shoppers Down

In 1946, Hochschild Kohn's department store decided to install automated elevators - dismissing the operators, management thought, forever.  But when the automatic elevators were installed and the operators dismissed, the management was in for a very big surprise. 

Gil Sandler, reporter extraordinaire