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Junior's marks anniversary with 60-cent slices

Alan Rosen, co-owner of Junior's Restaurant, holds a tray of strawberry cheesecakes, NYC.
November 1, 2010 5:20:43 AM PDT
To honor its 60th anniversary, Junior's in Brooklyn is offering a slice of its famous cheesecake for just $.60.

Normally, a slice costs $5.95.

When Junior's opened its doors in 1950, the cheesecake went for 35 cents a slice.

From that modestly-priced beginning, Junior's now sells about 5,000 cheesecakes a week.


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