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Beauty shines at gala A&P opening in V.N
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Valley Times Photo Collection
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption reads: "Leading figures in business and civic life both of the Valley and the Southland as a whole took part in the ceremonies which marked the opening yesterday of the new A&P Supermarket in the Park-Victory shopping center, at 13630 Victory Blvd., Van Nuys, between Woodman and Ventura Canyon avenues. Beauty also brightened the scene as above photo shows. Left to right: Horace Heidt, mayor of Van Nuys; pretty Loretta Fountain, Miss Van Nuys; W. E. Woodward, A&P vice president, and Thomas Lannan, Van Nuys Chamber of Commerce vice president". Horace Heidt was a pianist, big band leader and radio-TV personality. Photograph dated: June 23, 1958.
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Heidt, Horace,--1901-1986
Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company
Van Nuys Chamber of Commerce
Municipal officials and employees, Honorary--California--Van Nuys (Los Angeles)
Supermarkets--California--Van Nuys (Los Angeles)
Beauty contestants--California--San Fernando Valley
Shopping centers--California--Van Nuys (Los Angeles)
Television personalities--United States
Radio personalities--United States
Pianists--United States
Businessmen--California--San Fernando Valley
Van Nuys (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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