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What do you call the kind of store where most articles cost (or used to cost) only five or ten cents?

DIME STORE 325
FIVE-AND-TEN 229
FIVE-AND-TEN-CENT STORE 208
FIVE-AND-DIME 173
TEN-CENT STORE 160
NR 67
VARIETY STORE 37
RACKET STORE 17
FIVE-AND-DIME STORE 15
FIVE-AND-TEN STORE 13
WOOLWORTH’S 11
NICKEL AND DIME STORE 5
DOLLAR STORE 4
NICKEL AND DIME 4
DISCOUNT STORE 2
FIVE-TEN-CENT STORE 2
FIVE-TO-TEN STORE 2
NOTION STORE 2
NOVELTY STORE 2
WOOLWORTH 2
BARBARA HUTTON’S EMPORIUM 1
BEN FRANKLIN STORE 1
CHAIN STORE 1
CHEAP STORE 1
CUT-RATE STORE 1
DOLLAR AND DIME STORE 1
FAIR STORE 1
FIVE-AND-TEN-TO-A-DOLLAR 1
FIVE-TO-A-DOLLAR STORE 1
GENERAL STORE 1
KRESGE’S 1
MARKET STORE 1
NH 1
NICKEL STORE 1
NOAH’S ARK 1
NOTIONS 1
NOVELTY SHOP 1
PROLETARIAN DEPARTMENT STORE 1
STERLING’S 1
TEN-AND-TWENTY-FIVE-CENT STORE 1
TINY 1
V AND X STORE 1
WOOLWORTH STORE 1

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