Inside grocery stores & supermarkets of yesteryear

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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


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


A little Pyrex display at a vintage drugstore


From an ad promoting canned goods. Could you tell?







LIFE Oct 6, 1967 Grocery store


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