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Alpha Beta opens fifth valley store
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Martin, Bob
This project was supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian
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 December 5, 1962 reads, "The fifth Valley store in the Alpha Beta food market chain opened Monday at 11900 Balboa Blvd., Knollwood, before a group of civic officials. Participating in the ribbon-cutting ceremony were (from left): James March, San Fernando Chamber of Commerce manager; Ray Simeral, San Fernando Chamber president; Martin Yates, store manager; Mrs. Faye MacFarlane, Granada Hills Chamber of Commerce manager, and Fred Cantrell, assistant to vice president of operations, Alpha Beta. The store is the 78th in Southern California."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Alpha Beta Company
Alpha Beta Company--Employees
San Fernando Chamber of Commerce--Presidents
San Fernando Chamber of Commerce--Employees
Granada Hills Chamber of Commerce--Employees
Supermarkets--California--Granada Hills (Los Angeles)
Supermarkets--California--Los Angeles--Employees
Dedications--California--Granada Hills (Los Angeles)
Businessmen--California--Los Angeles
Businesswomen--California--Los Angeles
Granada Hills (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs

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