Need a ColecoVision? Go to Hills Department Store this Christmas

Hills Department Stores were pushing video game consoles around 1982. This comes as a surprise to me as I thought of Hills as a “five & dime” type store. If I had seen this commercial, I would have never complained about going to Hills. I would gladly gone with the parents and hung around the video game area until they were done shopping.

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Justin M. Salvato

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Seeker of 1980s nostalgia, rummager of vintage computers and player of retro video games.When not writing posts of The Retroist, I'm converting Retroist audio podcasts to Retroist video podcasts.My own videos can be found at
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