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Parking Lots

Not all outdoor parking lots are created equal. Some are more fun than others. The Piggly Wiggly lot in Homewood is presided over by a giant, benevolent head of a Pig erected on a sign atop the building. 267 more words

Funny

Buck Rogers & Flash Gordon Go Grocery Shopping: DocuCommentary

My latest DocuCommentary video is now up on my Meet MythAmerica Youtube channel. Titled “Buck Rogers & Flash Gordon Go Grocery Shopping,” it is subtitled, “The Curious Saga of Clarence Saunders and His Keedoozles.” 147 more words

YouTube Videos

Buck Rogers & Flash Gordon Go Grocery Shopping: DocuCommentary

My latest DocuCommentary video is now up on my Meet MythAmerica Youtube channel. Titled “Buck Rogers & Flash Gordon Go Grocery Shopping,” it is subtitled, “The Curious Saga of Clarence Saunders and His Keedoozles.” 149 more words

Youtube Videos

Piggly Wiggly at 100...

The Piggly Wiggly grocery chain  turns 100 years  old this week,  and it has come quite a ways from when Clarence Saunders opened the first in Memphis,  Tennessee.   116 more words

ON THIS DAY: September 6, 2016

September 6th is

Coffee Ice Cream Day

Louisa Ann Swain Day *

National Read a Book Day

Another Look Unlimited Day
(repurpose, recycle or donate) 528 more words

History

6th September - On This Day In History

Born:

1974 Tim Henman (British tennis star)

Died:

1990 Tom Fogerty (rocker – Credence Clearwater Revival)

On This Day:

1916 First supermarket open (The Piggly Wiggly, Memphis, Tennessee)  14 more words

September 6, 1916: And They Immediately Squeezed the Charmin

Before September 6, 1916, if you needed groceries, you would head to your local store and present your list to the friendly grocer standing behind the counter. 351 more words

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