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JCPenney, Penney's, J.C.Penney, Penncrest (brand); New York, NY

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Name: JCPenney, Penney's, J.C.Penney, Penncrest (brand); New York, NY    (USA)  
Abbreviation: jcpenney
Products: Model types
Summary:

J.C. Penney Co. Inc.; founded by James Cash Penney is one of the largest department stores in the USA and in Puerto Rico.

In 2007 active company see www.jcpenney.net

Founded: 1902
History:
J.C. Penney Company Inc was founded in 1902 by James Cash Penney and William Henry McManus. The original name for the store was 'The Golden Rule', but it was changed to JCPenney in 1917. By 1917, the company operated 175 stores in 22 states in the United States. By 1941, the company operated 1,600 stores in all 48 states. JC Penney is still going strong today.

This manufacturer was suggested by Peter Hoddow.


Some models:
Country Year Name 1st Tube Notes
USA  68 Penncrest AM/FM 8 Transistor 1356 (Japan 710)   Made in Japan 710 
USA  75 AM-FM AC-DC 1650   Made in Korea 
USA  66 Solid State AM 1137 2SA100  Made in Taiwan.  AM only.  JCPenney Catalog No. 850-1033. 
USA  65 7 Transistor 1641 (Japan 501)    
USA  70 AM-FM Dual Speaker 5865    
USA  70 Solid State AM-FM Table Radio 5354 (Japan 710)   Made in Japan 710 
USA  80 1820   Made in Korea 
USA  65 6 Transistor 1139 (Japan 710)   Made in Japan 710 
USA  70 Penncrest 1145   Made in Taiwan 
USA  70 FM/AM Pocket Radio 680-1394   Made in Korea 
USA  62 8 Transistor Radio 629-1654 Code No. 2.71102   CD marks 
USA  65 Penncrest Twin Speakers 5534 Ch= 2.82001 [White Charcoal]   The model 3531 (chassis 2.83201) has a clock and the same schematic. 

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Address as accessory at Penney's model 8TM-360tbn_us_jcpenney_196x_address.jpg

  
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