May 25, 2005 - Mast General Store, a unique
retail destination, will open its first Tennessee store in a historic
building in downtown Knoxville. Mast plans to purchase the building
at 402 S. Gay Street, and open in August 2006. The 20,000-square-foot
store will offer an eclectic mix of merchandise including old-time
goods for hearth and home, traditional and outdoor clothing and gear,
rugged and casual footwear and more than 500 old-fashioned candy favorites.