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  • Subject contains "Grocery trade"

Date: ca. 1900
Description: "George W. Eaton, a lifelong resident of Wakefield and one of its best-known citizens at the time, was the proprietor of G.W. Eaton, Grocers. The store was located at 394 Main Street from 1889 to…

Date: 07-1916
Description: "After a five-day heat wave, an electrical storm tore through Wakefield on July 6, 1911. Accompanied by fierce winds from the southwest, the storm's vivid and continuous lightning hit several homes…[More]

Date: 1911
Description: Rear of Summer Street store showing intersection of Pleasant and Wheeler streets
Collection: Lynn Buildings

Date: 1934
Description: Supporting wife Marion and the four boys: Frank, Bill, Charles and Ralph. The family operated a Cains distributorship on Foster Street, Peabody, MA from 1920 to present. Louie worked for…

Description: Huntoon's grocery store, 83 Hale Street, owned by Benjamin Huntoon.