I had heard that Kmart did that! I remember seeing reel to reel recorders hidden under the service counter on an endless cycle.
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Sent: Friday, January 15, 2016 3:57 PM
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Subject: Re: [ARSCLIST] K-Mart Cassette Tapes
Any subliminal messages hidden in the music ?
"A good customer does not steal" or "buy, buy, buy " :-)
On Fri, Jan 15, 2016 at 3:06 PM, Aaron Coe <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> Here’s something you don’t see everyday… a collection of pre-recorded
> corporate cassette tapes that played on the overhead speakers in
> K-Mart stores during the ‘70s, ‘80s, and ‘90s: