That may be Herman who worked for my dad as manager during the day while my dad worked till 2:00 am. The store was often this busy. As people entered they tripped a very loud bell. Customers came in from the beach for cold drinks to residents in need of milk or liquor. There was a large assortment of products customers could purchase.
1957 marks the completion of the new liquor store. Chris Abel, friends with the Smiths, gave them the architect plans. You see a lot of Chris's wood which is part of his signature he became famous for over the following years.