People depend on this place. The store can be busy when the parking lot is mostly empty because many shoppers walk or ride the bus. That’s why they come the next day too. Or even later the same day.They don’t buy more than they can carry.”

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Leon’s Thriftway may be the oldest black-owned grocery store in the country | Miami Herald

Leon Stapleton, now 90 and still working, got the Kansas City store in 1968 when nobody wanted it after the riots that followed the assassination of Martin Luther King Jr.

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