Elmer Lynn Hauldren

(credit: Empire Carpet pitchman Lynn Hauldren)

Empire Carpet Purchases Rival Luna Carpet

The Empire carpet company has bought its rival, Luna Carpet, but neither company is going away anytime soon.

CBS Chicago–02/06/2012

(credit: Empire Carpet pitchman Lynn Hauldren)

Empire Carpet Man Dies At 89

The man who became an icon to Chicagoans as the Empire Carpet Man has died at the age of 89.

WBBM Newsradio–04/27/2011