Cummings, Clifton 1968-06-26

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Clifton Cummings discusses his experiences in the grocery business in Lubbock with particular emphasis on interesting changes. At times the volume is too low to understand.

General Interview Information

Interviewee Name: Mr. Clifton Cummings

Additional Parties Recorded:

Date: June 26, 1968

Location: Lubbock, Texas

Interviewer: John Abshire

Length: 30 minutes


Tape 1, Side 1: Autobiographical material, Lubbock - 1930, Population, Tech enrollment, Grocery business, Furr's, Salary, First bumper cotton crop, Changes, Bartering, Service, Furr's establishment, Depression effects, Packaging, Nonfoods line, Parking, Frozen food, World War II food situation, Independent stores, Discount houses

Tape 1, Side 2: Blank

Range Dates: 1930-1968

Bulk Dates: 1930-1968

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