[News Script: Sears] Part: 1 of 2
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At the Will Rogers Suite of the Hotel Texas in Ft Worth,
Sears and Roebuck board chairman Charles Kellstadt talks
with newsmen about Sears t new shopping center, Seminary
South, which opens Wednesday. Built by Sears at a cost
of ten million dollars, the center is the first of it's
kind for the nationwide firm. Kellstadt, who is in town
for the opening, is asked why Ft Worth was chosen as the
site for the new center.
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Kellstadt says the center, at Seminary Drive and the C3C
Freeway, will employ about two thousand persons, including
about nine hundred at the Sears store alone. Of the nine
hundred, Kellstadt says all but 45 employes will be hired
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WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.). [News Script: Sears], item, March 12, 1962; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc978034/m1/1/: accessed January 18, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.