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ART HARDIE, owner of Hangtown Hardware, sits in his office i the back of the shop. Hardie plans to close the store in the coming weeks. Democrat photos by Krysten Kellum


Hangtown Hardware closing its doors

By From page A3 | November 22, 2013

Want to buy a great small town hardware store? You still have a couple of weeks left before Hangtown Hardware closes its doors and another little piece of rural Placerville is gone. Owner Art Hardie said he is ready to retire, but “it would be the best Christmas present ever to have someone else want to buy the store and run it.”

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