The Halfway House, by Sears & Roebuck

In 2002, someone called to tell me that they had a Sears House.  (This was way back in the day when my business cards included my personal phone number.) The caller said, “I live in Washington, DC and I own a Sears Home.” I asked if she knew which model it...

The Story of a Life, and a Sears Home

Some stories are so compelling and inspiring that they stay with you for a lifetime. The story of Henry and Ethel Mohr is one such story. In 1928, 12-year-old Muriel Mohr returned home from school to find the charred remnants of the Mohr family homestead. It must have...