Lou’s Jewelry and Pawn Day Proclamation
WHEREAS, in October of 1921, entrepreneur Louis (“Lou”) Myerson opened his first business in Delaware County, Lou’s Jewelry and Pawn; and
WHEREAS, in 1984, Lou’s son, Stanton, relocated the family business to its current and permanent home on 69th Street in Upper Darby, where it has has been a mainstay of this community for nearly four decades; and
WHEREAS, Stanton “Pawn Boss” Myerson has made a name for himself as a community leader through his civic engagement and his support of several charities; and
WHEREAS, today, Lou’s Jewelry and Pawn is one of the oldest shops of its kind in the country, and Stanton prides himself on catering to the needs of his customers, just as his father Lou did.
NOW, THEREFORE I, Barbarann Keffer, Mayor of Upper Darby, along with Township Council, do hereby proclaim November 13, 2021, as
in Upper Darby, and I extend our sincere congratulations to Stanton on his achievements and wish him continued success for many years to come.
Barbarann Keffer, Mayor
Upper Darby Township
Delaware County, Pennsylvania