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Alpha Beta market opens
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
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 September 26, 1961 reads, "Ribbon-cutting ceremonies marked the official opening Monday of Alpha Beta's new market at Burbank boulevard and Whitsett avenue, North Hollywood. Arthur Lucey, left, director of Alpha Beta's community relations, and Dale Warneke, second from left, district manager, are joined by, from left, Sharon Farnon, Valley Times TODAY'S Miss Weekend; Larry Johnson, store manager; Barney Oldfield, public relations director of the North Hollywood Chamber of Commerce; Everett McIntire, chamber president, and Everett Carpenter, immediate past president. A Thor missile was on exhibition in the store's parking lot during the ceremonies."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Alpha Beta Company
Alpha Beta Company--Employees
North Hollywood Chamber of Commerce
North Hollywood Chamber of Commerce--Presidents
Dedications--California--North Hollywood (Los Angeles)
Supermarkets--California--North Hollywood (Los Angeles)
Businessmen--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Women--California--Los Angeles
Shopping carts--California--Los Angeles
Signs and signboards--California--North Hollywood (Los Angeles)
North Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs

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