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(New page: The Chic Consignment Closet is located at 46 Main Street and is owned and operated by Lise Nardone. The boutique opened on June 11, 2009 and replaced Stitch Boutique, which closed in May ...)
 
 
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The Chic Consignment Closet is located at 46 Main Street and is owned and operated by Lise NardoneThe boutique opened on June 11, 2009 and replaced Stitch Boutique, which closed in May of 2009.
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In the late 1880's Moses Stevens connected the Marland Mills - one in Andover, one in Haverhill, and one in North Andover - by telephoneThis was the first telephone in Andover. Moses Stevens had bought Marland Mills from Abraham Marland in 1879.
  
In April of 2009, Nardone began to sell consignment items in her boutique for young women called Gigi's of Andover on Essex Street.  The idea proved to be successful and Nardone decided to open a separate high-end consignment clothing and accessories shop.
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In the 1958 dial telephones came to Andover.  The first exchange was Greenleaf (475).  Andover originally had a 617 area code.  It was first changed to 508 and finally to 978 in 1977.
  
The store specializes in designer juniors, misses and women's clothing and handbags.  Most items in the store are priced at approximately one-third to one-quarter of the original retail prices.  Some of the most notable brand carried in the store include Burberry, Prada, Diane von Furstenberg, Coach, Loui Vuitton and Lacoste.  Women interested in dropping off clothing for consignment can receive up to 40% of the piece's selling price.  The item should be in excellent condition and no more than 2 years old.
 
  
 
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[[File:Telephone.jpg|200px|thumb|left|Page from the 1904 Andover telephone directory.]] from the Andover Townsman Centennial Issue, July 21, 1933
Hours of Operation:
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Monday - Open for consignors only from 10am to 2pm <br>
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Tuesday to Friday - 10am to 5pm <br>
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Saturday - 10am to 4pm <br>
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Sunday - Closed
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* [http://andover.mvlc.org/opac/en-US/skin/default/xml/rdetail.xml?r=103693&t=historical%20sketches%20of%20andover&tp=title&d=0&hc=7&rt=title ''Historical Sketches of Andover''] by Sarah Loring Bailey, (974.45 Bai), p.590
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* [http://andover.mvlc.org/opac/en-US/skin/default/xml/rdetail.xml?r=487303&t=andover%20a%20century%20of%20change&tp=keyword&d=0&hc=2&rt=keyword''Andover a Century of Change:1896 - 1996''] by Eleanor Motley Richardson, (974.45 Ric), pages 84 and 147.
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* "Area Code Changing Again", ''The Townsman'', July 24, 1997.
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*"Designer consignment shop opens in downtown Andover", ''The Eagle Tribune'', June 29, 2009.
 
  
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In the late 1880's Moses Stevens connected the Marland Mills - one in Andover, one in Haverhill, and one in North Andover - by telephone. This was the first telephone in Andover. Moses Stevens had bought Marland Mills from Abraham Marland in 1879.

In the 1958 dial telephones came to Andover. The first exchange was Greenleaf (475). Andover originally had a 617 area code. It was first changed to 508 and finally to 978 in 1977.


Page from the 1904 Andover telephone directory.
from the Andover Townsman Centennial Issue, July 21, 1933

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--Eleanor 16:27, November 17, 2009 (EST)\

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