|Books about Worcester
From S.N Berhman's description of growing up on Worcester's eastside in the early 20th century, to John O'Toole's gripping account of the Worcester Tornado in 1953, and Nick Gage's compelling story of growing up as a young immigrant in Worcester, we offer a range of books about the history and community life of Worcester Massachusetts.
Spag an American Business Legend by Elsa B. Tivnan and Catherine I. Nickerson
Item # - 978-1-886284-54-8
The story of Spag's, the legendary discount store and Anthony "Spag" Borgatti, the visionary retailer who created a place that became one of the most popular tourist sites in New England. This is the story of a man who turned a $35 investment into a multi-million dollar enterprise using showmanship, a willingness to defy conventional wisdom, and a deep respect for his employees, customers and suppliers.
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