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ACCESSION NUMBER   976:0021:0185
CATEGORY   Business, Retail
SUBCATEGORY   Food store
TITLE   Unidentified grocery
DESCRIPTION   Interior view of an unidentified grocery store located in or around Corpus Christi, Texas. A man in a white apron stands behind a check out counter. In front of him are three additional men, one in a white apron. The man in the center wears dark trousers, black and white wingtips, and a sweater over a shirt and tie. On the counter are a cash register, glass containers, and a large calculating machine. The walls are lined with shelves stocked with canned and boxed goods. A basket of potatoes can be seen in the foreground. This store sold Fair-Maid bread, Lipton's tea, Super Suds, Bugler cigarette tobacco, and Baby Ruth candy bars. Note the jar of jawbreakers, the pinball machine, and the 1ยข gaming device.
SUBJECT   Grocers. (lctgm)
Grocery stores. (lctgm)
Interiors. (lctgm)
Men. (lcsh)
United States--Texas. (lcsh)