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DeMaria's Market

Image: Painting of DeMaria's Market, 11th St. and 3rd Ave., Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania. Courtesy of Kathy DeMaria Steines. Click image to visit the gallery feature.

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Went there almost every day. You actually had an account there and paid the bill on payday. Lots of kids went there for their parents and it made it easy. We didn’t need to take any $.
R. Polachek
Oh wow. Takes me back. Always smelled so good in there.
P. Casey Belke
I remember they had great penny candy when I walked home from South School from 11th street to 17th and third avenue- all at nine years old. They also had this big roll of paper they wrapped meat up in….
J. Bovalino
It's exactly how I remember it. With mother Mrs. Demaria, keeping a watchful eye on everything and kids in the store.
R. Gutowski
Good old Mom and Pop stores. Sure miss them.
D. West
These neighborhood markets slowly were consumed by the larger markets.
S. Mason
DeMaria's Market_Kathy Steines
Inside DeMaria's Market. Inspiration for painting.
Exterior of DeMaria's Market.
Exterior of DeMaria's Market.
DeMaria's Market_Painting_Kathy Steines
Another painting of DeMaria's Market.
DeMaria's Market_Uncle Ange and Earl_Kathy Steines
Ange and Earl DeMaria, owners of DeMaria's Market along with their father, Joe.