General Store


Address7000 W. 38th Ave., Wheat Ridge, 80033
QuadArvada, 1965 (1980)
SectionS26, T3S, R69W
Elevation5430
SourceWheat Ridge Historical Society, "Biographical Sketches of Early Settlers of Wheat Ridge".
Initialdate1992-07-01 00:00:00-06
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Latestdate2012-12-03 00:00:00-07
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HistoryThe Store was established in l897 by Sam Auger, a young entrepreneur who also had the first telephone, part of the Denver exchange. Twice a week as a bonus service to this customers he delivered groceries house to house . Also he picked up customers mail at the Edgewater Post Office and delivered it to his customers till Rural Delivery was established.
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