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From:  "Derrick"

What does the K in K-mart stand for?

Paul and Mary Jo Tohle sent us in the answer to solve the mystery of the "K" Here's what they had to say about it,

The "K" in "K-Mart" comes from the company's founder, Sebastian Spering Kresge, who opened his first store in 1899. The stores were called "Kresge" until 1962 when they adopted the "K-Mart" name.

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