A Trip To The Oldest Grocery Store In Missouri Is Like Stepping Back In Time
Visiting small, locally owned businesses can tell you a lot about the neighborhoods these shops serve. Like much of America, small neighborhood markets have largely disappeared after big box, discount stores moved into the area. However, one city market in Missouri has been in operation for over 100 years. Take a trip to the oldest grocery store in Missouri and take a step back in time.
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Liz is a Missouri native with a B.A. in English from Mizzou and a M.A. in Non-Profit Administration from Lindenwood University. She works for a STL metro-area community college and enjoys writing, traveling, and indoor cycling. Her true passion is forcing her encyclopedic knowledge of Missouri facts on uninterested strangers from across the globe!
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