June 10, 2021
When I was growing up in Superior, most of the downtown business district buildings were two-stories tall. The first floor usually housed a business. In some instances, the owner of the first floor store lived on the second floor but not always. Sometimes another business or office was located on the second floor or the apartments may have been occupied by the building owner or tenants.
As I grew older, I became curious about what and who was on the second floor. In the case of Mont Livingood’s Jewelry store which is now part of the Walt’s Furniture Store complex there was a meeting...