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[Photos: Marc Much] There's a small storefront on Western Avenue where you'll find a world of chicken delights. Order your preferred poultry preparation and perhaps some chicken-fried fries, or...

Back in 1890, a Marshall Field's clerk, Mrs. Hering, shared her lunch (a chicken pot pie) with a tired shopper.  In the early 20th century, men had gentlemen's clubs, but there were hardly any places for women to socialize, so ladies shopping downtown had to return home for lunch, as having lunch unescorted by a gentleman was considered unladylike.  When Marshall Field's (Chicago) filled this void by becoming the first department store to start providing lunch/tea in the Walnut Room (which…

Back in 1890, a Marshall Field's clerk, Mrs. Hering, shared her lunch (a chicken pot pie) with a tired shopper. In the early 20th century, men had gentlemen's clubs, but there were hardly any places for women to socialize, so ladies shopping downtown had to return home for lunch, as having lunch unescorted by a gentleman was considered unladylike. When Marshall Field's (Chicago) filled this void by becoming the first department store to start providing lunch/tea in the Walnut Room (which…

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