NEW ORLEANS -- Funeral services were held here last week for John G. Schwegmann, one of the founders of Schwegmann Giant Super Markets here.
Schwegmann chain, operator of 18 stores here, is on the verge of acquiring 29 National Tea stores in the region.
Schwegmann was born above his father's grocery store in 1911. He joined the family business in 1939 and joined with his two brothers in 1946 to open the city's first supermarket.
Schwegmann served as the plaintiff in a