Bonnie Luther-Hayes, the fourth-generation owner of Luther Florists & Greenhouses at 3220 E. 27th St., has kept some of the store’s original features, including a 100-year-old cash register. It bears the name shared by her great-grandfather and grandfather, August Luther. The photograph (circa 1916) to the left of the register shows her grandfather August F. Luther and father Orlando A. Luther with a store employee.
Bonnie Luther-Hayes, the fourth-generation owner of Luther Florists & Greenhouses at 3220 E. 27th St., has kept some of the store’s original features, including a 100-year-old cash register. It bears the name shared by her great-grandfather and grandfather, August Luther. The photograph (circa 1916) to the left of the register shows her grandfather August F. Luther and father Orlando A. Luther with a store employee. T. ROB BROWN Special to The Star
Bonnie Luther-Hayes, the fourth-generation owner of Luther Florists & Greenhouses at 3220 E. 27th St., has kept some of the store’s original features, including a 100-year-old cash register. It bears the name shared by her great-grandfather and grandfather, August Luther. The photograph (circa 1916) to the left of the register shows her grandfather August F. Luther and father Orlando A. Luther with a store employee. T. ROB BROWN Special to The Star

The Conversation: KC’s Luther Florist has spent more than a century serving the inner city

October 10, 2015 03:00 AM