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August: Our Communities
What's older: Windsor or Wethersfield? Better 'bury: Glastonbury or Simsbury? Those in the know call West Hartford WeHa. Connecticut, arguably more than anything else, is defined by the diversity of its communities and the fervent allegiance so many residents have to their towns.
CAPTION: This First National grocery store opened May 1, 1957, in the Elmwood Shopping Plaza in West Hartford. It promised air conditioning, rapid checkout counters and a chicken barbecue to cook chicken to order.
May 1, 1957