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ANNANDALE IN 1950: Annandale enjoyed a downtown shopping area centered around the intersection of Little River Turnpike, Annandale Road, and Columbia Pike. The following stores provided an interesting blend of products and services readily available to local residents. There was a better variety of retail in 1950 Annandale than there is now.
Star Supply Hardware
Ellicott’s 5 & 10
Annandale Roadside Market
Annandale Variety Shop
Campbell & Ferrara Nursery
Iva Trice Dress Shop
Kirk’s Sea Food Tavern
Annandale Dry Cleaners
Annandale Community Cab
Pike’s Pickins Hobby & Gift Shop
Annandale Barber Shop
Annandale Beauty Salon & Kiddie Shop
Mason Hirst Real Estate
E.K. Uhler & Co. Insurance
Mike's Barber Shop
C. Douglas Adams Attorney
Lord Fairfax Service Station
Martin T. Webb, Real Estate
E.W. Long & Sons Plumbing & Shoe Repair
McWhorter & Associates, Surveyors & Developers
Willis Service Station and Edsel Dealership
Jay's Family Clotheirs
Mettauer Bros. Service Station
Jack Ange Plumbing & Heating Contractor
Mill Creek Park Development Co.
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