For any kid of the 70's, 80's and early 90's, shopping malls were everything. A chance to get out of the house and gather with friends. A chance to keep up with the latest fashion trends, grab some new music or books or even get lost for hours in a mall arcade. Today's kids may not even comprehend this, but weekend nights were spent at the mall. It wasn't just malls either, standalone department stores and five-and-dimes permeated Maine for decades and were embraced with love. So let's take a trip down memory lane and look at 16 stores you shopped at in Maine that your kids probably have never even heard of.

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