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Palmer Grocery.

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Record 115/2197
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Collection Miscellaneous
Photographer Parker's Studio or M. M. Hazeltine
Description Palmer Grocery. "Incorporated in May, 1894, by J. W. Daly and Joseph and Charles L. Palmer. Their salesroom is tastefully furnished. and contains a choice and carefully collected stock of everything in the line of staple and fancy groceries, queensware, glassware, crockery. &c. They carry a very fine line of fancy groceries, and tile scale of operations of this firm are such that they are enabled to offer very special inducements which the public has been quick to recognize, for the trade comes from all parts of tile city. and from me mines and is constantly improving. Besides the members of the firm, two assistants are generally employed. They run a free delivery wagon. Succeeding Place & Co. in 1894, the business has steadily grown, compelling them to enlarge their Quarters forty feet. In queensware, glassware, &c., they carry the latest designs and patterns, their stock being probably the largest in he city."
Source: p. 21, Souvenir Edition. Morning Democrat, Bowen & Small, Publishers, May 20th, 1898.
Object ID 1980.1.606
Place Main, 1817
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