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by nysw3636
10 Oct 2011 14:56
Forum: History: USA Northeast
Topic: Great American
Replies: 71
Views: 43294

Re: Great American

Corrections to this list are as follows: -Amsterdam-was a Chicago Market but also a former Loblaws and at one time was a discount operation of Chicago Markets called Bag 'N Save Ok, I remember in 1976 that both Chicago Markets and Victory Markets were purchasing former Loblaws. -Cooperstown-I seem ...
by nysw3636
09 Oct 2011 21:59
Forum: History: USA Northeast
Topic: Great American
Replies: 71
Views: 43294

Re: Great American

Here is what I have. I thank all that have helped with this. This is just Victory's/Great American's/Peter Pumpkin's/Valu-Way's/former Chicago Market's/former Loblaw's. It should be known that Victory had 100 stores in April, 1929. Locations given with no street info indicates I just know there was ...
by nysw3636
04 Oct 2011 18:27
Forum: History: USA Northeast
Topic: Great American
Replies: 71
Views: 43294

Re: Great American

Just an FYI...I'm currently in the process of separating Victory Market's, Great American's, Peter Pumpkin's, along with former ShopRites, Loblaw's, Genetti's, Oneida's locations, etc...to help make it more understandable. There are many missing from the current list on this topic. I plan to incorpo...
by nysw3636
04 Oct 2011 18:19
Forum: History: USA Northeast
Topic: Great American
Replies: 71
Views: 43294

Re: Great American

nysw3636 wrote:U Pump em had 14 locations... The ones I found are Manlius,NY, Oneonta,NY, Schoharie,NY, Norwich,NY, and Bridgeport,NY. Need to find the others...
Add Chittenango,NY to the list...
by nysw3636
17 Sep 2011 18:23
Forum: History: Department Store Chains
Topic: MAYS - New York City
Replies: 11
Views: 7513

Re: MAYS - New York City

I believe that Mays only had 9 locations...

Brooklyn,NY
Levittown,NY
Manhatten,NY
Massapequa,NY
Jamaica,NY
Woodmere,NY
Glen Oaks,NY
Fishkill,NY
Scarsdale,NY
by nysw3636
31 Aug 2011 14:31
Forum: History: USA Northeast
Topic: Grand Union
Replies: 71
Views: 61461

Re: Grand Union

Information from relatives in Middleburgh,NY. The town is in total devestation from Hurricane Irene!!! Grand Union is NOT open. Closest grocery store is in Cobleskill now (Price Chopper and Wal-Mart). Any news on other GU's in NY and VT??
by nysw3636
04 Aug 2011 15:30
Forum: History: USA Northeast
Topic: Great American
Replies: 71
Views: 43294

Re: Great American

nysw3636 wrote: Former Loblaws (they bought 12 in 1977) are Corning,NY, Ilion,NY, Whitesboro,NY, Little Falls,NY. Need to find the others...
Odgensburg,NY was a former Loblaws...
by nysw3636
31 Jul 2011 14:25
Forum: History: Department Store Chains
Topic: Barker's Department Stores
Replies: 45
Views: 30077

Re: Barker's Department Stores

I am deleting the Wilton,NY location. It turns out that this is the Saratoga Springs,NY location in Pyramid Mall. Backing to 51.
by nysw3636
24 Jul 2011 17:49
Forum: History: USA Northeast
Topic: Great American
Replies: 71
Views: 43294

Re: Great American

I had 5, now adding 5 more. Adding to the rest of the 10 Genetti Market locations acquired by Victory Markets Inc. in 1969....(I reported 11, but only 10 were purchased)..

Edwardsville,PA
Kingston,PA
Lansford,PA
Lehighton,PA
Wilkes-Barre,PA
by nysw3636
24 Jul 2011 12:05
Forum: History: Department Store Chains
Topic: Barker's Department Stores
Replies: 45
Views: 30077

Re: Barker's Department Stores

I can now confirm Binghamton,NY, Cortland,NY and Endwell,NY. 52 now....
by nysw3636
20 Jul 2011 18:07
Forum: History: Specialty Retail Chains
Topic: Defunct Video Store Chains?
Replies: 9
Views: 9470

Re: Defunct Video Store Chains?

What about Victory Video owned by Victory Markets,Inc (aka Great American Food Stores)??
by nysw3636
20 Jul 2011 17:59
Forum: History: Specialty Retail Chains
Topic: Circuit City
Replies: 43
Views: 29870

Re: Circuit City

Former Circuit City on Route 9 in Poughkeepsie,NY will soon be occupied by Orthopedic Associates of Dutchess County. Planned opening is early 2012. Work is progressing...
by nysw3636
10 Jul 2011 15:06
Forum: History: Department Store Chains
Topic: Barker's Department Stores
Replies: 45
Views: 30077

Re: Barker's Department Stores

Adding Geneva,NY to the list. It was adjoined to Monroe Muffler shop on Hamilton Street (RT5-20)...49 now, but will have a few more Puerto Rico stores shortly...
by nysw3636
20 Jun 2011 17:47
Forum: History: USA Northeast
Topic: Food Fair/ Pantry Pride in Kingston,NY?
Replies: 7
Views: 4227

Re: Food Fair/ Pantry Pride in Kingston,NY?

Makes sense now.
nysw3636 wrote: Albany,NY
Broadway & Wards Lane

Menands,NY
J.M. Fields location??
by nysw3636
20 Jun 2011 17:42
Forum: History: Department Store Chains
Topic: Barker's Department Stores
Replies: 45
Views: 30077

Re: Barker's Department Stores

Adding Puerto Nuevo, Puerto Rico. 48 now...