Paul Howard Rose

Paul H. Rose, of the Rose’s Retail Chain

RALEIGH, NC January 19, 2014 – On January 19, 1955, Paul Howard Rose, founder of the chain of Rose’s discount department stores, died at age 73. Born in 1881 in Seaboard, Rose discovered his knack for merchandising early on. At age 12, he set up a wooden packing crate outside […]