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Mingledorff's celebrates 75th anniversary


The Mingledorff family is back in Savannah, at least for now.

On Tuesday, the family came back to the place where theystarted their business to celebrate their 75th anniversary.

The air conditioning sale company was founded in 1939 by LeeMingledorff. Mingledorff was also the mayor of Savannah in the late 50s. Duringthat time, he moved the company to Atlanta.

Now, his son owns the company and said 75 years means a lot.

"If you think 75 years, how many recessions, and how many changesand how many things the company has been through, including WWII," said OwnerBud Mingledorff. "To still be here 75 years later, still owned by the samefamily that started it."

The company now has 34 locations in four different states.

Both of Migledorff's sons now live in Savannah, but no workif the company will come back here.

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