Grocery Lists

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Performance artist and writer Hillary Carlip collects grocery lists that she finds and "creates" a writer to go with each list. Her book, A la Cart: The Secret Lives of Grocery Shoppers, which will be available for purchase on March 18, compiles several of these vintage shopping lists.

Carlip's lists made us curious about YOUR lists. We invite you to email us one -- better yet, send a scan -- to

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