to Dobyns and Martin, Grocers!
and Martin, Grocers and Artifice sans Age period cosmetics regret
to inform the public that due to the death of Mr. Dobyns' mother,
Mrs. Gladys Dobyns, after a long illness, they will not be attending
the Mount Vernon Colonial Market and Fair in September and will
be closing the shop until October 1 while they are in mourning.
Orders will be accepted but will not be processed during that
time. We thank you for your understanding.
Nutmeg with Mace on it is back! See our Spices page.
Please note: The transition to a new domain registrar and hosting service has experienced a few bumps in the road. If you have any issues placing your order, please call or email us and let us know what happened. We are in the process of exorcising those demons, but we need to know which ones we're dealing with. Thanks for your patience and your help!
We've made some pricing changes. We think you'll be pleased with the reductions in the price of some items. You'll begin to see the benefits of our resourcing of some items in a move toward using as many organic products as possible. We're confident that we can do this and keep prices reasonable.
Orders can be placed through PayPal using your PayPal account or just a credit card. If you prefer to order by check through the mail, download our current price list - it includes a mail order form.
You can contact Jen and Rob to place orders or make inquiries any time by email at firstname.lastname@example.org, or by phone weekdays from 9 a.m. till 5 p.m. Eastern Standard Time (East Coast United States) at 443-800-3901. Please don't hesitate to call them with your orders or questions during those hours.
PLEASE READ: We cannot accept orders from accounts outside the United States or Canada, nor ship to locations outside the United States or Canada. Orders will be processed as soon as payment clears. Please understand that if you place an order or make an inquiry during an event or in the days before it, Jen and Rob may be unavailable while they prepare the Grocery for the event, but they will respond as soon as they return.
Come visit us at these events in 2015:
April 23-26 - Fort Frederick Market Fair at Fort Frederick, Big Pool, Maryland
May 2 - May Day at Historic St. Mary's City, Maryland
May 16-17 - "The British Are Coming!" to George Mason's Gunston Hall, Mason Neck, Virginia
May 16-17 - Spring Market Fair at Claude Moore Colonial Farm, McLean, Virginia (Tentative)
May 30-31 - Hampton Blackbeard Pirate Festival, Hampton, Virginia
June 27 - Tavern Day at Dill's Tavern, Dillsburg, Pennsylvania
July 18-19 - Summer Market Fair at Claude Moore Colonial Farm, McLean, Virginia
September 12-13 - Eleventh Annual Colonial Fair & Muster, Conococheague Institute, Mercersburg, Pennsylvania
September 19-20 - Colonial Market & Fair at George Washington's Mount Vernon, Mount Vernon, Virginia
October 17-18 - Fall Market Fair at Claude Moore Colonial Farm, McLean, Virginia
We'll have more events to add - come back often for updates!
View and download our current price list
(Photo and hair: Jeanny Lewis)
(Photo: Jennifer Dobyns)