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Title
Cy Lemonds, a longtime clerk at Compton's Market on McKinley Blvd., is showered with gifts at a retirement party thrown by area residents as wife Helen puts a crown on his head
Date Created and/or Issued
1978/01/05
Contributing Institution
Center for Sacramento History
Collection
Center for Sacramento History Photo Collection
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Description
Cy Lemonds, a longtime clerk at Compton's Market on McKinley Blvd., is showered with gifts at a retirement party thrown by area residents as wife Helen puts a crown on his head. Caption: "... During those years, Lemonds helped a lot of people, taking them soup when they were sick and helping them home with groceries. The organizers of the party said it was their way of paying the 62 year-old Lemonds back."
Type
Image
Identifier
F6E1F411-2991-4CA7-9E24-537278264007
1983/001/SBPMP04947
Subject
Compton's Market
McKinley Park

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