Kmart 3217

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Kmart #3217
Store number3217
Address3809 South General Bruce Drive
CityTemple, Texas
OpenedOctober 24, 1974
ClosedApril 13, 2003
TypeGroup 3 full-size
Retail floor area84,180 square feet (7,821 m2)
Next tenantAT&T, CitiFinancial, The UPS Store, Miracle Ear, Vapor Domain, Central Texas Gold Exchange, Temple Family Dentistry, Smarty Pants, Super Nails, Batteries Plus Bulbs, and Animal Emergency Center
Coordinates31°05′19″N 97°23′16″W / 31.08865°N 97.38781°W / 31.08865; -97.38781Coordinates: 31°05′19″N 97°23′16″W / 31.08865°N 97.38781°W / 31.08865; -97.38781

Kmart #3217 was a Kmart discount department store located at 3809 South General Bruce Drive in Temple, Texas.[1] The store opened on October 24, 1974.[2] In 1999, the store would be converted to Big Kmart, with a grand reopening ceremony on August 13.[3] The store closed on April 13, 2003.[4] The front of the building was torn down with the remaining portion renovated into Aubrey's Crossing.

References[edit | edit source]

  1. K mart Corporation, Sales Taxpayer Search, Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts.
  2. "K Mart In Temple To Open On Oct. 24." Temple Daily Telegram, October 24, 1974.
  3. Bedford, David. "Temple's Kmart adds new features." Temple Daily Telegram, August 14, 1999.
  4. Advertisement, Waco Tribune-Herald, April 11, 2003, p. 10A.