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The Neighborhood Store

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Title Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 22
Subject Pioneers
Description Stories and poems about early Southern Utah Pioneer
Publisher Snow College
Date 1990
Type Text
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Language eng
Rights Management Snow College
Holding Institution Snow College
ARK ark:/87278/s6k64g79
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-03-01
Date Modified 2005-03-01
ID 323884
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6k64g79

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Title The Neighborhood Store
Description Records Seal Grandfather Peter Kunk often told this story. He v/as a veteran of the Black Hawk Indian War* This story is told by John Lowry himself in Indian Depredations in Utah, c. 1919. Sources: Peter Gottfredson, Indian Depredations in Utah, c. -1919, pp. 129, 144, 226, 245, 335-358. The, Other ,4,9ers. c. 1983. Son^ of a Century, c. 1949. Grandpa Hunk was a veteran of the Black Hawk War (1865-1867) and often told this story to the writer. H0H0HABL2 MEMHQH HISTOHICAL ESSAY TH3 HZLGH302HOOD STORE Ross P. Findlay 255 Sast 100 South 56-4 2phrain, Utah 84627 An American Institution that has given way to the modern Supermarket i3 the neighborhood Store. These stores provided close access to various kinds of merchandise used by those who patronised them. Groceries were most in demand and graced the shelves of the neighborhood stores in fairly good supply, iSphrain had its share of these stores, and in their tine they did a thriving business. They were unique in that each had the familiar counter over which purchases were transacted. The clerk controlled the stock and filled orders "by request of the buyers. It was considered improper for any one but the owner or clerk to go behind this counter. Such a store was equipped with a cash drawer, scales to weigh out £oods sold by weight, a pickle barrel and a container for fresh eggs brought in to trade or use as cash. Host stores had counters with 41
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Identifier 054_The Neighborhood Store.jpg
Source Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 22
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-02-23
Date Modified 2005-02-23
ID 323879
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6k64g79/323879