SPORTING GOODS

ALDERMAN'S: AKA Alderman and Mahan

GORDY'S GUN SHOP: This was below the Coast to Coast store, owned by Gordy Gessner.

HANK'S ROD & GUN SHOP: This was N. of King's and on the same block, possibly next door, and owned by Hank Eggenberger.

KINGS SPORTING GOODS:

-KING'S SPORTING GOODS: In the Iron Exchange Building, corner of 6th. & Laurel Sts., just north of Korner Kut Rate drug store on the corner. Possibly became Shallbetter's on the SW corner after the IE building burned in about 1970. Shallbetter's later moved to Hwy. 371 N. on or by the Taco Towne location.

King’s Sporting Goods:

12/17/2008

-1949 Brainerd City Directory:

King, Ellis R, 707 N 8th St (Fay) [spouse], Carol [child]

King, Mrs. Margaret…

King, R D…

King’s Sporting Goods, 222 S 6th St

-1953, 1956, 1959, 1961: listed as King Sporting Goods (no “‘s” on King)

-1959 BCD:

King, Ellis R, sport shop, 437 Tyrol Drive (Fay)

-SHALLBETTER'S SPORTING GOODS: SW corner of 6th. & Laurel Sts.. Later or earlier, not sure, King's. Later moved to Hwy. 371 N. on or by the Taco Towne location.