Ohio, Day 2 — What Became of Buster Brown

Last February I wrote a little reflection on buying shoes. I mentioned that the Buster Brown shoe store where I remember buying shoes as a child had long since gone out of business. As I remembered it a Borders bookstore had gone in that slot at the mall, but Borders has also gone to the great mall in the sky.

Today I had the chance to go wandering around Canton (and to get a birthday gift for my brother whose party is this afternoon), so I went back to the mall to see what was there.

Here’s what I found.

Coach Store at Belden Village Mall where Buster Brown's Shoes used to be