April 22, 2008

Ballpark Lake Bait

Ballpark Village's first retail business got off to a slow start recently. Judging by their reactions to our bait stand, baseball fans were certainly aware of the big hole filled with water next to Busch Stadium. Yet, they didn't seem too interested in fishing there.
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Setting up shop.
By Jennifer Silverberg
Setting up shop.
The merchandise: superworms, night crawlers and crickets.
By Jennifer Silverberg
The merchandise: superworms, night crawlers and crickets.
Our business was met with scant customer interest, but plenty of comments on downtown's largest naturally occurring body of water.
By Jennifer Silverberg
Our business was met with scant customer interest, but plenty of comments on downtown's largest naturally occurring body of water.
Look, the news!
By Jennifer Silverberg
Look, the news!
"How 'bout a night crawler?"
By Jennifer Silverberg
"How 'bout a night crawler?"
The sales cry, "Ballpark Lake Bait!" attracted some.
By Jennifer Silverberg
The sales cry, "Ballpark Lake Bait!" attracted some.
(Shrug).
By Jennifer Silverberg
(Shrug).
Showing off the goods.
By Jennifer Silverberg
Showing off the goods.
Ballpark Lake Bait
By Jennifer Silverberg
Guffaw.
By Jennifer Silverberg
Guffaw.