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On Thursday, December 20, 2012, the historic Tillie's Food Shop building collapsed during a windstorm.  The 3 buildings were torn down January-March 2013.

A Rebirth Blessing for Tillie's Corner!
EM Harris Construction Company and subcontractors are building the "Tillie's Corner Butterfly Home" as a tribute to Miss Tillie's wonderful story of her commitment to the community and her exceptional St. Louis small business history, right back in the same location. see Project Page

Special Thanks to the St. Louis Board of Aldermen for the Resolution that deemed Tillie's Corner a St. Louis historic landmark, presented November 3, 2012.

“Remembering Tillie's Corner” –
St. Louis Magazine, February 2013

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