Wednesday, January 08, 2020

Kansas City Small Biz Illuminated: Dave The Lamp Maker Turning Out The Lights In Waldo

Quick tribute mention since noticing this place has been a tradition for half a century. Read more:

Dave Smith the Lamp Maker in Waldo closing after more than 50 years in business

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A family-owned business that's been in the Waldo neighborhood for more than half a century is shutting its doors. Dave Smith the Lamp Maker has been a fixture on Wornall Road since 1968. The owners, Dave and Bette Smith, don't want to close but, due to health reasons, they're calling quits after 52 years in business.