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The Dallas Morning News reports that Safeway has decided to convert the original and only remaining Simon David store in the market and convert the location to its Tom Thumb format.

According to the story, “The Simon David name has been part of the Dallas grocery scene since the late 1800s. Tom Thumb bought the company in 1963 as the popularity of finer foods was taking off ... The location has been a Simon David store since 1961,” predating such current specialty food retail names as HEB’s Central Market and Whole Foods.
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