"The drug store lunch counter" Top 5 Page for this destination United States of America Favorite Tip by b1bob

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  Jones' Discount Drug Store, Oxford, NC
by b1bob

Favorite thing: The drug store lunch counter is a place to get nourishing, yet simple food while shopping or waiting for a prescription to be filled. Drug store lunch counters are not merely a convenient place to eat, but they are also a social gathering place. Fortunately, they haven't all died out in the '50s. Sadly, corporate-thinking national chains are taking over small town drug stores like kudzu and doing away with the lunch counters.

Review Helpfulness: 2.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Updated Jun 18, 2003
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