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Thread #95795   Message #3891254
Posted By: GUEST
29-Nov-17 - 02:59 PM
Thread Name: Lyr/Origin Req: Bay Rum Blues
Subject: RE: Lyr/Origin Req: Bay Rum Blues
This refers to the Raylass Chain Stores which were fairly common in the Pedmont area of the southeast US... They were department stores but also were drug stores where you could buy Bay Rum and other such products.

http://www.mooresvilletribune.com/raylass-chain-store-jpg/image_d149dc64-cee5-11e3-abef-001a4bcf6878.html