Friday, May 27, 2011
North American Trail-R-Ama
Originally known as North American Sales began operation in 1960. they were first headquartered in the Braasch building on South Broadway. They moved to South Highway 83 in 1963. North American Trail-R-Ama was owned by Ed Erie. Prior to setting up this business, Ed Erie was in the grocery and meat business in Powers Lake for 21 years. 13 of those years he was owner and operator of Erie’s Market. He was also the mayor of Powers Lake for 8 years.
North America Trail-R-ama sold pickup toppers and campers along withTent Campers, Travel Trailers, 5th Wheel Trailers and Mini Motor Homes. North America Trail-R-Ama is now Magic City RV, located across Hoghway 83 from Walmart.
The picture is not that of North American Trail-R-Ama but it is a similar business that was located on North Broadway at the base of North Hill.