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An eagle of a different feather

...I ain't going to hurt you.' . . . I hate to scare people.'' But people warm up to Sheppard quickly, said Marilyn Josephson, who pays him to greet tourists on the sidewalk outside Chilkoot Gardens in Haines. ``People just love him...
Haines markets to Juneauites Glass, Haines economic development director Robert Venables and Convention and Visitors Bureau member Marilyn Josephson planned to begin the campaign by talking up Haines on the Friday, Dec. 14 Capital Chatttalk show on Juneau's...
Retailers ring in shopping season

...weeks." Hallmark's nationwide open house at the beginning of November created some optimism for card shop owner Marilyn Josephson in the Nugget Mall. "We did really well," she said of the sale that provided a free gift to customers that spent...
Haines business is down from last year

...customers every chance she gets. "You have to do anything you can to pick up the business." Main Street retailer Marilyn Josephson says her business is up a few percentage points from last year. She said the key is giving her customers a variety...
Nome beckons Bicknell

...I've been to them," she said. "It's hard for me to think of myself that way, but I guess I am." Her friend Marilyn Josephson said Bicknell has been an inspiration to many. "It seems like there are a lot of people in town that know her and...
Juneau Empire Online Archive Local News: Haines ship traffic doubles 3/1/98

...West said. The additional cruise ships haven't meant a jump in business for local merchants, according to Marilyn Josephson, who owns Chilkoot Gardens in Haines. ``Last summer you would have thought with an increase in the number...


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