By Dave Kiffer
April 1, 2007
I just wanted to take a minute to thank all the folks who emailed
me about the column I wrote about the Wingren's and Log Cabin
grocery stores. Yes, I was incorrect when I said both stores
were in the "basements" of the tall buildings! Log
Cabin Grocery was on the lot next to the Austin Building, although
to me it always seemed like it was part of the same structure.
Oddly enough, I went to kindergarten in the basement of the Austin
building and it was't a grocery store. But now it is a bar. So
Received March 30, 2007 - Published April 01, 2007
Grocery Shop Therefore I Am By Dave Kiffer - You can date
a local by how they refer to Ketchikan grocery stores.
For example, I tend to immediately
think the name "Wingren's" when I think of local grocery
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My mother, on the other hand,
still occasionally refers to something Downtown as "near
the Piggly-Wiggly." - More...
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