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Carrie Behrend Retires February 1, 1958

After 33 years with C.W. Klemm’s, a locally owned department store in downtown Bloomington, Carrie Behrend retired on Saturday, February 1, 1958. She had spent the past 14 years in the pattern department. Located on the north side of the Courthouse Square, Klemm’s closed in November 1981.

Miss Behrend passed away on August 8, 1964.

Bill Kemp

Bill Kemp

Bill Kemp is the Librarian at the McLean County Museum of History

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