Deals of the Day: October 6, 1966

These ads ran in the Idaho State Journal (Pocatello, Idaho) on October 6, 1966.  I had fun putting this together. I was taken aback by how many small supermarkets existed in a town of about 40,000.

If you like Boston Butt, large colored chickens, electric chord organs or toothpaste twins then this is the week for you.

There’s a Founder’s Day Sale going on at ID (The Idaho Store). There are two locations to serve you: 701 E. Center and 851 North Main.

It’s the Big Annual Tablerite Beef Round-up AND the Del Monte Round-Up at the IGA Foodliner. 2740 Poleline Road and 905 South Fifth.

Montgomery Ward in Wonderful Westwood Village, 1800 Garrett Way is having a Ward Week Sale on Men’s sport shirts, panty girdle lifts, velour shirts with 2-way collar, and panty girdle lifts.

Thriftway has a sale on Boston Butt Pork Roast – 43¢ per lb. Harold’s Thriftway and College Thriftway: we are home owned.

Pocatello’s biggest case good sale continues at Shoppers, 325 Yellowstone Avenue. Save like you’ve never saved before.

Del Monte Food, “The Biggest L’il Store in Town” has a GROUND BEEF SPECIAL!!

Newberrys, also in the Westwood Village has their 55th Anniversary Sale going on right now.

Super Values at Super Save Drugs! Get the jump on Christmas! Twister is on sale for $3.98. Thing Maker on sale $9.98. Shop now!

Sprouse-Reitz Variety Stores has 20% off everything in the store every Friday & Saturday (including Halloween Goodies).

Woolworth’s is having their 87th Anniversary Sale. Electric Chord Organ is on sale for $29.95. Calendar towels for 98¢…they’re pure linen.

Frazier’s at Washington and Cedar has “C” Grade Hens on sale for 33¢

What a wonderful week to gather baskets of bargains. HARVEST TIME SAVINGS at SAFEWAY.

Welcome Hunters! Okay Food Centers is having a Big Buck Contest.


Skaggs Drug Center at 134 N. Main Street is having a Dollar Days sale.


Grand Central Drug has 148 McKesson Health & Beauty Aids including Rubbing Alcohol, Milk of Magnesia, Aspirin Twins and Toothpase Twins.

Albertson’s on E. Center Street has German Chocolate Cake (my favorite) on sale.

Lee Ward’s Super Market at Poplar and Jefferson has Chunk Bologna, Rippin’ Good Cookies and assorted tools on sale.

Come celebrate Wyz-Way Food Town’s Grand Opening at 1435 North Main. You can win an RCA Victor Color TV.

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