Inside grocery stores & supermarkets of yesteryear

Take a look back at the kind of shelves and aisles, counters and checkouts that American shoppers used to encounter every day when shopping for food and other groceries!
Supermarket & grocery store photos

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1950s grocery store


Women in produce section of grocery store - supermarket in 1958


National Food Stores 1964


1950 A&P grocery store


Carb-loading, ’50s style

Woman supermarket shopper 1952


Nickels and dimes

From back when it was a new thing to have cash registers that calculated the correct change

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A little Pyrex display at a vintage drugstore

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From an ad promoting canned goods. Could you tell?

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LIFE Oct 6, 1967 Grocery store

 












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