Check out this year’s Forest Park Community Guide!

Online edition –>

A. Peters Meat Market, circa 1900. Shown here from left: Unknown, E. Schlicting, Clara Peters, A. Peters, unknown, unknown. Notice the horns hanging on the back wall and the scales and sausage makers on the counters. Sausage was made in full view of the customer. Butcher shops were pristinely clean and fresh sawdust was put on the floor daily.