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Remembering Alves Dairy: Part III

In 1978, a few days before the famous Alves Dairy, south of Half Moon Bay, famous for its delicious chocolate milk, closed its doors forever, I had the opportunity to interview owner Ernie Alves. Ernie Alves. Ernie Alves was telling … Continue reading

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Remembering Alves Dairy: Part II

(Photo: A view of the drive-in part of Alves Dairy: ) In February 1978 Alves Dairy sold its last bottle of delicious chocolate milk. I interviewed owner Ernie Alves a few days before the famous south of Half Moon Bay … Continue reading

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Our Cows Are Outstanding In Their Fields: Remembering Alves Dairy, Part I

The Famous Sign, Now Gone: (Reminder: Click on any image to enlarge) A few days before the famous Alves Dairy closed down in February 1978, I spoke to owner Ernie Alves. The 150-acre dairy, marked by its 1950s style drive-in … Continue reading

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