File A newly followed fad of 1888 was that when a woman counted the 100th tip of a hat from a man, a wedding wasnâ€™t far away. Local men could purchase their hats at Tompkins, as seen in this advertisement from May 31, 1888. The store was found in the Central Hotel block, where the 189 Main St. block is today.
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