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Photograph was edited for publication purposes Photograph caption dated September 16, 1960 reads, "Groundbreaking ceremonies were held this week for the first Alpha Beta Super market in the San Fernando Valley at the northeast corner of Burbank and Whitsett. From left, James E. Hook, of Ernest W. Hahn Inc., general contractors; Donald H. Shanedling, shopping center developer; Verna Felton; Honorary Mayor of North Hollywood; Arthur J. Lucey, director of public relations, Alpha Beta Markets, and Barney Oldfield, president of North Hollywood Chamber of Commerce."
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm. Photographic prints
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