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Tuesday, March 24, 2015

August 1947 Grocery Stores in Minot – #1

Oppen’s Super Markets – Oppen’s had two stores in 1947. One on Valley Street one on Central Avenue. Specials included Folgers Coffee – 45 cents for a one pound can, Jello and Jello puddings for 7 cents, home baked pies for 50 cents and vine ripened cantaloupe – 17 cents each…. Bergman’s Super Value – one block north of the Third St. Viaduct …. Specials included a 14 pound case of plums for $1.25 and a 14 pound lug of apricots for $1.33 …. Red Owl Super Market – on Main Street … Cracker Jacks for 4 cents a box and 20 pounds of Bartlett pears for $1.98 ….

 Red Owl - 1934 - on 1st Ave SW
Red Owl - late 1950's - Main Street

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