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  2. Piggly Wiggly - Wikipedia

    Piggly Wiggly is an American supermarket chain operating in the American Southern and Midwestern regions run by Piggly Wiggly, LLC, an affiliate of C&S Wholesale Grocers. Its first outlet opened in 1916 in Memphis, Tennessee, and is notable for having been the first true self-service grocery store, and the originator of various familiar supermarket features such as checkout stands, individual ...

  3. Grocery store - Wikipedia

    The first self-service grocery store, Piggly Wiggly, was opened in 1916 in Memphis, Tennessee, by Clarence Saunders, an inventor and entrepreneur. Prior to this innovation, grocery stores operated "over the counter," with customers asking a grocer to retrieve items from inventory.

  4. List of lynching victims in the United States - Wikipedia

    Lowman, Bertha, Lowman, Demon, Lowman, Clarence 27, 22, 14 African-American Aiken vicinity: Aiken: South Carolina: October 8, 1926 Alleged murder of the sheriff After the second day of a retrial, they were taken from the jail to the outskirts of Aiken and shot with a large crowd in attendance. Selak, Fred N. 61: White: Grand Lake: Grand ...

  5. The Innovation of Grocery Stores IELTS Reading - IELTSXpress

    The Innovation of Grocery Stores Reading Answers Explanation. Question-1 How Clarence Saunders’ new idea had been carried out. Answer: D Supporting Sentence: On September 6,1916,Saunders launched the self-service revolution in the USA by opening the first self-service Piggly Wiggly store, at 79 Jefferson Street in Memphis, Tennessee, with its characteristic turnstile at the entrance.

  6. ** Kent Online Parish Clerk ** - Throwley Parish - Marriages ... MarrC.html

    Home of the Kent Online Parish Clerks providing free family history, genealogy information and record transcripts for your personal research. Free online transcript of marriages 1850-1978 Grooms at Throwley, Kent, England.

  7. Supermarket - Wikipedia

    The concept of a self-service grocery store was developed by entrepreneur Clarence Saunders and his Piggly Wiggly stores, the first of which opened in 1916. Saunders was awarded several patents for the ideas he incorporated into his stores. The stores were a financial success and Saunders began to offer franchises.

  8. Supermercado - Wikipedia, la enciclopedia libre

    Los clientes que entran a un supermercado generalmente lo recorren con un carrito o cesta, en el cual van guardando los productos que desean comprar.Los productos están distribuidos por secciones: aseo, alimentos frescos, alimentos congelados, bebidas, básicos del hogar, cuidado personal, etc. Estas a su vez se organizan en pasillos clasificados por su naturaleza (galletas, cereales, frutas ...

  9. Microsoft has responded to a list of concerns regarding its ongoing $68bn attempt to buy Activision Blizzard, as raised by the UK's Competition and Markets Authority (CMA), and come up with an ...

  10. Access Denied - LiveJournal

    Access Denied - LiveJournal

  11. TIPPEM1 - RootsWeb

    TIPPERARY EMIGRANT INDEX : 1828 to 1866. Final update: October, 2011 . This is the combined index of people who were born in Tipperary , Ireland ,and emigrated to Sydney , New South Wales ,or Moreton Bay , Queensland in the years 1828 to 1866 i