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by ValleyGuy
13 Apr 2016 23:00
Forum: History: USA California
Topic: Dale's Markets, San Fernando Valley, 1984
Replies: 14
Views: 17135

Re: Dale's Markets, San Fernando Valley, 1984

Glad I found this thread. I worked at Dale's while a senior in high school, 1978-79. A few thoughts: The store at Devonshire and Reseda was Store #31, considered the "flagship" of the chain. David Dale (Sr.) personally shopped there each Sunday morning, as he lived in Granada Hills. When did this s...
by ValleyGuy
02 Oct 2014 07:47
Forum: History: USA California
Topic: old store brands
Replies: 33
Views: 33160

Re: old store brands

Noticed that the 99 Cent Only Store is carrying LUCERNE FOODS' Busy Baker bread items. I saw 1-liter bottles of Cragmont ginger ale and tonic water at the 99 Cent Only Store over the weekend. Of course the label said it was from Lucerne Foods. Ah, Cragmont cola, lemon-lime, etc. A sure sign at a pa...
by ValleyGuy
02 Oct 2014 07:39
Forum: History: USA California
Topic: Thriftimart Locations
Replies: 33
Views: 27077

Re: Thriftimart Locations

When we moved into the then-new area of Northridge called Porter Ranch in the 1960s, the Granada Hills Thriftimart was the closest store to our house. It was in a huge shopping center (Chatsworth and Zelzah) that also contained a Thrifty Drug, a bowling alley, a United California Bank, and the usual...
by ValleyGuy
01 Oct 2014 13:51
Forum: History: USA California
Topic: Dale's Markets, San Fernando Valley, 1984
Replies: 14
Views: 17135

Re: Dale's Markets, San Fernando Valley, 1984

Glad I found this thread. I worked at Dale's while a senior in high school, 1978-79. A few thoughts: The store at Devonshire and Reseda was Store #31, considered the "flagship" of the chain. David Dale (Sr.) personally shopped there each Sunday morning, as he lived in Granada Hills. I remember going...