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by steve-o
02 Nov 2008 18:34
Forum: History: USA Northeast
Topic: Ellner & Pike?
Replies: 0
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Ellner & Pike?

Does anyone remember a grocery store named "Ellner & Pike" in either Commack or East Northport, NY, in the mid-60s? I remember my parents shopping there. It was a smaller store, maybe about the size of a current-day ALDI, and the grocery selection was only what moved. I remember the maroon or brown ...
by steve-o
02 Nov 2008 18:20
Forum: History: USA Northeast
Topic: New York area: Billy Blake? Food Parade?
Replies: 31
Views: 28891

Re: New York area: Billy Blake? Food Parade?

My apologies for my late entry into this thread, but I wanted to mention that I, too, recall Billy Blake's. There was one in Smithtown, just east of where Routes 25 and 25A merge (at the Bull statue). The building looked very much like the Suffolk Life building turbocsx photographed, down to the par...
by steve-o
02 Nov 2008 17:55
Forum: History: USA Northeast
Topic: New York area: Blue Jay Markets
Replies: 12
Views: 10098

Re: New York area: Blue Jay Markets

I realize this is a bit of a necropost since the last reply was more than a year ago, but I just found this board and thought I had a couple of things to contribute. By way of introduction, I grew up in Suffolk County, Long Island, until I went to college in the Midwest. As a teenager and during vac...