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Photograph was edited for publication purposes Photograph caption dated October 9, 1962 reads, "The third Alpha Beta market in the Valley and the 73rd in the Southland was opened Monday at 13570 Eldridge St., Sylmar. There are two other Alpha Beta markets in the Valley, in North Holywood [sic] and Northridge, with two others under construction, in Granada Hills and Canoga Park. Assisting in the ribbon-cutting ceremonies at the 19,500-square-foot Sylmar store, the major establishment in a new shopping district, are Frank Fese, director, Sylmar Chamber of Commerce; A. G. Rasmusson, chamber treasurer; Mary Ann Davis, Miss Sylmar; Robert G. Kramer, vice president of chamber; Cleatus Bonds, manager of store; Fred Cantrell, assistant to vice president of Alpha Beta operations, and Max Terhune, honorary mayor of Sylmar."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm. Photographic prints
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