Magdalena’s Salome Store — doorway to the past

Technorati Tags: Magdalena,advertorial,Socorro County The often rocky path that leads from yesterday to today runs smooth and little changed at the Salome Store in Magdalena, New Mexico. Located on Route 60, 25 miles west of Socorro, the family-run General Merchandise store opened its doors in 1910 and hasn’t closed them since. An unsuspecting tourist, upon opening Salome’s door, might gasp from the effects of time-warp. In spite of florescent lights hanging from the pressed tin ceiling, a sepia-tone atmosphere reminiscent […] Read more »