October 8, 1964 — Montgomery Ward announced this week the opening of Luray catalog store at Broad Street on Oct. 29.
The announcement was made by H.L. Jackson, Baltimore Catalog House manager.
Managers of the new agency will be Mr. and Mrs. Robert E. Long of Luray.
The new store will have displays of Ward merchandise available by catalog as well as samples of carpeting, paint color charts and floor tiles.
~ From the public archives of the Page News and Courier