December 19, 2013

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Our Customers!


We don't take the wonderful people who come to Page Dairy Mart for granted. We truly appreciate your business and love to see customers happily enjoying their treats. It is a business we love and we hope you do, too. We hope to see your smiling face in our customer gallery during this ice cream season.






Family and Friends







Taste of Pittsburgh


We are pleased to offer specialty treats made with delicious products from locally-owned businesses, such as Greb's Bakery (South Side), Nancy B's Bakery (Homestead), Esther's Homemade Candy (Carrick), and Pastries A-La-Carte (Pleasant Hills).






Local History







Construction on Becks Run Road







1888 Becks Run Pumping Station


The Becks Run Pumping Station, located at 4702 Carson Street in Baldwin Borough, was critical to providing water service to the region. The building houses the intake facilities which draw up to 60 million gallons per day (MGD) of water a day from the Monongahela River.






1900 J&L Mill Southside


The Jones and Laughlin Steel Company began as the American Iron Company, founded in 1852 by Bernard Lauth and B. F. Jones, a few miles south of Pittsburgh along the Monongahela River. Lauth's interest was bought in 1854 by James H. Laughlin. The first firm to bear the name of Jones and Laughlin was organized in 1861 and headquartered at Third & Ross in downtown Pittsburgh.Katherine Hepburn's maternal uncle--Frank Garlinghouse was a longtime engineer for J&L Steel.






1918 East Carson







1920s - 1952 Gas Station @ Page Dairy Mart







1936 Flood @ East Carson St. and Becks Run Rd.







1950s Page Dairy Mart


Photos of Page Dairy Mart through the 1950s. Location @ 4600 East Carson St.






1958 Page Dairy Mart Explosion


In February 1958, a lit cigarette triggered a leaking gas line and blew out the walls of the Page Dairy Mart on the corner of Becks Run Road and Carson Street. For actual footage of the explosion, view our videos page!






2002 The Guardian Episode


The Guardian is an American drama series which aired on CBS from September 25, 2001 to May 4, 2004.






Hays Bald Eagle


East Carson Street Bald Eagle Sightings. Watch live footage of the Hays Bald Eagle, HERE!

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