Sunday, November 5, 2017

TIME MACHINE 1954, 1955, 2006, 2012

Our Little Corner In Space And Time    

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January, 1954

The Morning News (Wilmington) 

June, 1955

Worcester Democrat

July, 1955

Democratic Messenger

July, 1955

Democratic Messenger

A later years' view of the J. J. Newberry store on the northeast corner of Market and Second Street.  

Prior to moving into their new building Newberry's was located on the west side of Market Street (between Scher's and the old bank building). There were two other "5 & 10's" in downtown Pocomoke: Woolworth's was in the middle of the block on the east side of Market Street (between Clarke and Second), and Murry's was on the southwest corner of Market Street and  Clarke Avenue.  

May, 2006
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The Baltimore Sun

October, 2012

The Eastern Shore News (Onancock)

A fertilizer truck is shown engulfed in flames near Cheriton on the Eastern Shore of Virginia, closing southbound lanes on Route 13. The driver escaped injury. The vehicle had been used to spread dry fertilizer. 

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