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Ribbon snipped at Sylmar Alpha Beta market
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Martin, Bob
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Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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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
Valley Times Collection
Terhune, Max,--1890-1973
Alpha Beta Company
Alpha Beta Company--Employees
Sylmar Chamber of Commerce--Employees
Supermarkets--California--Sylmar (Los Angeles)
Supermarkets--California--Los Angeles--Employees
Dedications--California--Sylmar (Los Angeles)
Municipal officials and employees, Honorary--California--Sylmar (Los Angeles)
Motion picture actors and actresses--United States
Businessmen--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Women--California--Los Angeles
Sylmar (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs

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