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Guilford, Maine - The Next Fifty Years 1916-1966

and after interior changes, continued sales of groceries, sporting goods, boots and shoes. Leslie Adkins wagon shop was built to paint and repair…

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Swan's Island: Six miles east of ordinary - V. Changing times: the Swan’s Island Ferry

There is currently one store supplying groceries and basic goods on the island, though seasonal businesses cater to the increased population in…

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New Portland: Bridging the Past to the Future - North New Portland Village

… was a drug store, filling station, a garage and 3 grocery stores on the main street and Lester Henderson had a small grocery store across the river…

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Lubec, Maine - S.S. Cumberland: Steamer Brought Passengers and Prosperity to Lubec but Met Tragic End

Mowry; T.G. Mitchell’s grocery store; E.L. Ring; and Wilbur A. Shea, who received 25 barrels of cottonseed oil which he sold to local sardine packers.

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Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature - Harbor Cottage, The Old Ell (“Mame’s House”), and the Big Barn

… benefit from today: no nearby doctors, hospitals, grocery stores or department stores. Long distance communication occurred by written letter and…

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Surry by the Bay - Nineteenth Century

… dry and fancy goods, boots, crockery, paints, groceries, confectionery, etc. There were also two mining companies, the Blue Hill Bay Company and…

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Guilford, Maine - BUILDINGS - Page 4 of 5

It also was French and Elliot’s grocery and the post office. The store was located downstairs along with the post office.

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Lubec, Maine - Susie Calder: Lubec's Sardine Queen

There were groceries; they were all useful. We had a big family so that was great. J: Did each factory have its own float in the 4th of July parade…

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Blue Hill, Maine - Discover the Story of Blue Hill - Page 4 of 4

… with neighbors and friends at the post office or grocery store and community-minded residents organize benefit dinners or concerts to help a family…

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Pejepscot Historical Society

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