“I dreamed all my life of the perfect store for women. Then I saw Neiman Marcus, and my dream came true.” – Edna Woolman Chase, former Vogue editor, 1936. (Vintage photo of Downtown Dallas store, taken with Instagram)
Mr. Stanley Marcus producing a fashion show at the Baker Hotel in Downtown Dallas, circa 1925. “This was the beginning of the first weekly retail fashion show in the country, later copied by many, and its success kept it running every week continuously for some twenty-eight years.” – Minding the Store.