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If You Live In or Near
Shirlington
Don’t Miss the
In the Beautiful,
Completely Modernized
*
Shirlington Acme

2810 S. Quincy St.
Where There Is Plenty of Parking

Walk right up and serve yourself to everything you want
from chops to roasts. See what you buy . . . every item is
plainly marked as to variety, weight, price per pound and totol
cost . . . packaged in cellophane so you can see exactly what
you're buying. Come to the Acme this week for top-quality
Fresh and Smoked Meats, Poultry and Seafood. Meats are
fully trimmed and ready to use . . . take your choice, just
like picking groceries off the shelf. Try this speedy woy—
no wonder Acme Self-Service meat shopping is such a sen*
sation. *
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VTatti*9 t£
cut S Tim* 1
I Sh0PP'n8in Half t:
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o the mommoth, colorful display of Fresh Fruits and
tOGGmm“ Vegetables—always garden-fresh as can be
because they're kept under constant refrigeration. And there
are produce clerks to weigh your purchases and give you
speedier service.
o the tempting displays of Virginia Lee Bakery
&GGmmm products—delicious daily-fresh treats right from
our own Bakery. Take home a tempting layer cake, some
flaky pastry, fresh rolls or buns.
rv the very latest type Frozen Food Dept. Just
k)GGmmm reach in and help yourself to a complete variety
of popular brands of these fine, ready-packed foods.
the modern Dairy Dept., with its wide variety of
iuGGmm“ the finest products of the nation's farms and
daires—Louella Butter, Gold Seal Eggs, Fresh Milk and Cream
and Cheese of every variety. Everything at Acme low prices.
the row after row of staple and fancy Groceries
tjGG--- . . . every food you can imagine . . . easy to
select . . . easy to reach ... all at Acme's famous low prices
that please your budget.
our freshly roasted, heat-flo roasted coffees
jjGG-ground to meet yoyr wishes for your own method
of brewing. Serve Acme Coffees, get flavor at its best and
save over a dime a pound.
o the complete line of Household Needs ... all
&GGmmm your favorite soaps and soap powders, facial and
toilet tissues, bulbs, waxes and polishes, etc. When you note
the low prices you'll have another reason for dealing at the
Acme.

There Are Now 6 Acme
Self-Service Meat Depts.
Shirlington Shopping Center
2810 S. Quincy St., Shirlington, Arlington
Powhatan Shopping Center
Powhatan and Henry Sts., Alexandria
Jefferson Manor Shopping Center
King's Highway and Fort Drive, Alexandria
219 N. Commerce St., Rockville, Md.
4813 Annapolis Rd., Bladensburg
Just East of the Peace Cross
Woodmoor Shopping Center, Four Corners
Colesville Rd. and Old Bladensburg Rd.
Your Dollar Buys More at the Acme
Open Thursday Evenings *til 9 P. M.
ACMTfaeeaw 10WR
Hundreds of Acme prices are lower than they were a year ago because our policy Is and always has been to reduce prices promptly as wholesale
prices come down. Our customers know they save more by shopping regularly at the Acme. Check these prices with what you are paying—
Check These Acme Prices - - Ap"c’^* TpricV*
Standard Tomatoes No2c,n 2for25c ... 9c
Sreen Slant Peas NoS03e,n 2for4lc ... 19c
Farmdale Peas Ne 2 c“" 2for 33c ...2fep 29c
Peaches No2^c,n 29c.... 27c
Freestone Peaches No2'2e,n 2for49c...^for45c
Fruit Cocktail ld“?..T?Bey NoZ^e,n 39c. .. 33c
Asco Peaches hX”.V"»p No2/2Mn 29c ... 27c
Fancy Blueberries No300e*" 33c.... 28c
Strawberry Preserves Inary ,bJ*r 39c.... 33c
CriscoorSpry *lbe,n 1.18 .... 85c
Cream White Shortening ,lbc*n 1.11 .... 75c
Best Pure Lard ,bprint 26c. .. 16c
Sold Medal Flour 10,b b<« 89c. .. 85c
Asco Pork A Beans 1801 e*n 2fOP25c....2fOP21c
Campbell’s Beans - 18oic‘" 2fOP29c....2fOP25c
Qltndah Club Wise. American
Loaf Cheese 2>-69c
Auguit '48 Price 2 ,b box 1.01
8-oz pkg August ’48 29c Today's Price l»c
Borden's Chateau 2 """■■• ’« 1.13 N°" 79c
Kraft's Amer. Cheese 2 " 1 21 """ 89c
Mild Cheddar Cheese "’•"“59c 43c
Sharp Aged Cheese ,t>- 83e "™ 69c
Check These Acme Prices • - Aphc«8 Pr!c«*
Preserves Aprieot-PinMippU ^ 25c* 19c
Matt’s Jellies 17c ... 15c
Orange Marmaladec * ■ "■J" 25c ... 23c
Dill er Sour Pickles 25c... 23c
Sweet Mix PicklesLanfl’a *tJar 39c/... 23c
Chill Sauce Relish Rittar’a 12eijar 25c ... 23c
Sweet Mix Pickles Majaatie 1So*J«r 23c ... 17c
Kills Syrup Geliton Crews 31c... 29c
Pancake Mix •r FlllBbarj 20-oz pkg 2,or35c... 2,or33c
Bisquick d0*zpk9 47c... 45c
Macaroni Dinner Kraft’a 7,/2-pzpk9 15c... 13c
Macaroni or Spaghetti ,bpkfl 2for3lc. .. 15c
Mueller’s Macaroni SpftfhHtl 9 0, pk« 12c ...2,6 21c
Mueller’s Noodles •'ozpk9 14c... 2for25c
Sardines •" ar muatard *'*-°z ean 2,or 27c....2for 21c
Sardinesc#,if : tomato aauca 32c 23c
Pink Alaska Salmon 59cI! 55c
Tuna Fish •did pack, light meat 7-oz can 43c... 39c
Breast ’o Chicken Tuna 7ozean 45c ... 39c
Cranberry Sauce °eea"Spray 16 oz ca" 2for 39c....2,or 33c
Tea Bags orm.\T™*. pkfl8° 43c ... 41c
Dog Food ,baan 2,or27c....2for25c
Macaroon MixHo,liday 12ozaa" 49c. .. 43c
Cake Mixes 4 TpripCtoo 14-cz pkg 25c....2f0l‘ 45c
Farmdala Enrichad
MILK
August '48 Pries, tali can J5t
r Today’s A tall A CC
Pries ■■ cans ^K^B
Princess Enriched
MARGARINE
August ’4® Price, lb 3TC
Today's
Price
Asco Margarine Enp,eh*d ,b 37c... 26c
Filberfs Margarine ,b 41c.... 27c
Margarine in Bag •r Blue Bonnet ,b 43c... 32c
Asco Evap. Milk ta" ea" 16c . 4,or 47c
Milks c,rnatior,> p,t t«ii e«n 16c 4’or49c
Soup Beans handpiektd ,bpkg 23c ... 15c
Dried Lima Beans Larga ,bbag 39c... 29c
Baby Lima Beans 0pi<d ,bbag 21c. .. 17c
Del Monte Spinach Nfl2^"n 21c... 20c ’
Armour’s Beef Stew 2<VozcaB. 59c ... 49c
Libby’s Beans Vag 16 01 can 2for 29c....2,or 23c
Bitter Beans w,th Popk 18 01 can 2f0P 33c....2fop 25c
Apricot NectarHaart •Da,ight 12 M can 2for 25c... 2for 21c
Bartlett Pears Ideal Ie«er No 2/2 can 45c 39C
Vegetable Soup ar^dL. W/2'0Z can 2fOP2Ic....3,OP29c
Bonod Turkey 8wanaon’a ^lcan 59c ... 53c
Tomatoes large 28 °*caB 25c....2for 31c
Sauer Kraut,c|ea|Pancy M-ozcan 2,or 29c 2tOP23c
Shred Cocoanut Bakcp* ^ozpkg 17c ... 15c
Duz, Rinso, Oxydol, 9 8 4rp
Super-Suds or Fob £B34C £/c
Toilet Soaps™^.™^* reBcake2t0P 19c....2f0P 15c
Camay, PalmoliveSw^rhMrt bath,iza 2,or27c....2fop23c
Ivory or Swan Soap re"eak# 2f0P 21 C....3t0P 25c
Ivory or Swan Soap ,apge eak* 2f0P 35c....2f0P 27c
Laundry Soap °etaBonorKiPkmaB bar 9c. .. 7c
Draft or Vel ,aPB#pkB 31c.... 26c
Soap Powder Klpkma"’a 42-«pk« 24c ... 21c
Silver Dust withfaca*|°th 'arB.PkB 36c. .. 29c
Ivory Flakes or Snow ,apgapkB 34c ... 27c
Spoed-llp Flakes ,aPBrpkB 33c.*.. 25c
Hum 6c Sale pkB 34c....2fop27c
Scott Toilet Tissue po" I2c....2f0p21c
Waldorf Toilet Tissue ro11 8c.... 7c
Hudson Tissue ro" Ilc....3 for 25c
Napkins Hudaon *tatlap pk» *° 2fop 25c... 2tor 21c
6alvanized Pails 10 gt 49c 39c
Big Value, In Lillie Type - - TSS£*
Treet, Spam, Pram or Mor 12/ox aan 47c... 39c
Armour’s Chopped Ham 12oxean 55c.... 47c
Corned Beef p^ul«^r.nd. i2««n 49c ... 45c
Cal. Tuna Fish,iBht maat BraUd ‘ox ,a" 39c ... 29c
Choice Alaska Salmon ta" ean 49c... 43c
Hom-de-Lite Mayonnaise plntJar 49c ... 33c
Hom-de-Lite Salad Dressing ptjar 35c ... 25c
Wesson Oil pintJar 47c ... 36c)
Del Monte Catsup 1^oxbot 25c ... 19c *
Asco Catsup H<>torRe8ul*r I9c....2for33c
Campbell’s Tomato Juice 18oxaa" 2,or25c....2for21c
Welch’s Grape Juice ^lntbet 25c ... 21c
Pie Cherries 'KTES* No2can 31c ... 27c
SMALL, SKINNED (■h.nkh.if) TODAY’S
SMOKED HAMS ?s 63'
U. S. GOOD QUALITY H
FANCY RIB ROAST -79* 59'
Lean Sliced Bacon Grade A Ms 65“ 49*
Stewing Chickens Fancy —4 lb avg. 53“ 39*
Plump Hen Turkeys >67“ 53*
Aug. '48 Prie« TODAY
Freshly Ground Beef * 59s 43*
Skinless Frunkfurts * 51° 47*
Freshly Picked Claw
CRAB MEAT
: 67c
JjOjlvaa J'Aa&h (pAoduai flsikuA at th& Ckm&
LARGE, RIPE, ELBERTA
PEACHES
Pries August ’48 2 ,b« 25c
TODAYS
PRICE
SEEDLESS CALIF.
GRAPES
Price August ’48 "> 35c
Ts.*«* 2 29c
Aug.’48Prle* TODAY’S PRICI
CALIF. ORANGES *«33# ^29€
CALIF. CARROTS -ioc 2-15€
Sun ■□er Rambo Apples 3*»29c 3»23*
Maryland Golden Corn F *<h 6- >25c 6—19*
ROUND VALENTINE GREEN REANS 2 25*
FROSTED ^ Liberty Brand Whale Strawberries 1«-»*Pka 39a Ventura Ferdhoek Lima Beans 12 02 pka 33a
FOODS Pasaa Caneantrated Pure Orange Juiee 2 ®-°2c,n* 49a
CHERRY TOP ma
VANILLA BAR CAKES . “ JVC
Pineapple Iced Angel Cakes " 49c
Apple Filled Coffee Cakes " 23c
Fruit Csffss Rings *a 35s Cinn. Raisin Buns »»k«619s
Virginia Lss Sugarsd Ds’Nuts dor 20s
New Pack Farm dale Cut Aug. ’48 Prie« I£DAY ®LT”i£E
GREEN BEANS 2.^33° 2—29c
, . . - TODAY’S PRICE
Ideal Fancy Quality Au8. <4* pric« A _ _
Purple Plums 2^.«49° 2 45c
3-Minute Oats
2°'011 Ac
pkg I0
RANGER JOE
Honey Flavor Wheat'
2pkB* 27c
6 O’CLOCK pkg 4_
Corn Muffin Mix 15C
STALEY’S CREAM [b ^
CornStarch pkgllc
STALEY’S CUBE _
Laundry Starch pkg | ] c
WOODBURY’S .
Facial Soap 4ck*33
ZINGG 8-oz
Qruyoro Choose O i
VENICE MAID
Spaghetti It Maat Bails
15-oz can 19c
Maat Balls in Sanaa
10|/i-oz can 27c
V, Maid Spaglatti Sanaa
10!/2-oz can 17c I
UNDERWOOD'S
Deviled Ham
2'4-o* j Qc
•*" | O
THRIFTY
Liquid Starch
&19c
CUT-RITE
WAX PAPER
128 ft AAc
ral. £ L
BLACK FLAG
AEROSOL
INSECT KILLER
™ 98*
HEINZ
Cucumber Pickle
A*g. '4* Prie*, 24-ozJ«r 31c i
Today’* Aq
Prie* Jar
HEINZ
Asst'd Soups
2"-°? 07c
cans g
HEINZ
SPAGHETTI
Aug. ’48 Prie* 2 can* Sic
• ^ 18**°z 29° .
HEINZ
Strained Foods
6- 55*
HEINZ
BAKED BEANS
Aug. '48 Price 2 cane 3Sc
Today’* O ^ 06
Pric* Z‘an*Z7
# '
HEINZ
KETCHUP
14^lO
bot Z J
_
HEINZ
White Vinegar
&18°
HEINZ
Junior Foods
5 J,r' 81c
HEINZ
Cider Vinegar
O Oc
bot Z J
Wash. Friers August 4-8-4, 1*4*
Quantity Bights Beserrrd.
_ OWNED AND OPERATED BY THE AMERICAN STORED «D. __
OPEN FRIDAYS
UNTIL 9 PM.
MAYFIELD
ICE CREAM
S29C3~;
There’s an Acme Market Convenient to You: 17iLi.« cm vn.„.
DCkinnkl 47C7 LEE HIGHWAY ★
1319-23 Rhode III. Ave. N.E.* 3937 Minnesota Are. N.E.* cLARENDON, VA. GJeb# R(] £ Wash. Bhd. *
' 3839 Aloboma A"- «1839 »•""!"« N.I.* “J3,”- ?"nno!idoT|.' S9 N. GLEBE ROAD ★
1436-38 Irving St. N.W.*- 1652 Columbio Rood Jetfer»o« Vill*Z* ★ S. Qnincy St., SkirKflZtoa *
232 Corroll St., Tokomo Pk.* 1429 20th Street N.W. ----iyi 23rd Street if
16th and "F“ Sts. N.E.*- 1619-21 17th Street N.W. ALEXANDRIA, VA. j„t on J.« Dnvi. Hkhw.r
5722 Georaia Ave NW6 2744 14th Street NW Photon & Henry Sti. Week, ft Lee Bhd*. *
5722 Georgia Ave. N.W.* 2744 14th Street N.W. JF.FFF.RSON MANOR *- ' ROCKVILLE, MD.
8529 Georgia Ave.* Balto. Ilvd., Colmar Manor* ■«. n-"r«* 219 N. Commerce St. if
1325 &od Hope Road*- 906 G Street N.W. 610 FRANKLIN ST. ★ BLADENSBURG, MD.
2529 Good Hope Road 421 13th Street N.E. 1802 Mt Vernon Are. if 4813 AnaapoS* Read if
if Perking Piney Branch Rd., Sil. Spr.* * PARKING Weodweor, 4 Conor* *
Chostnut Farms Dairy Products at ah Aemo Markets
Cream Crest Grade A
muk 2 37C
Chestnut Farms a qt. a
Grade A Homogenised Milk X ctns.4<3c
Chestnut Farms qt. a p
Sealtest Vitamin "D" Milk JL ctn*.
Milk Price# in D. C. Only
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