Another Good Story Ruined: Vintage Los Angeles and a Woolworth’s Lunch Counter

Vintage Los Angeles

No. This is not a picture of the longest lunch counter in the world at the Woolworth’s in downtown Los Angeles.

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This is a file photo published by the Norfolk Virginian-Pilot in 2010 on the 50th anniversary of lunch counter sit-ins. Notice all the black people at the lunch counter who aren’t being served.

Do your homework, folks. This is ridiculous.

About lmharnisch

I am retired from the Los Angeles Times
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One Response to Another Good Story Ruined: Vintage Los Angeles and a Woolworth’s Lunch Counter

  1. aryedirect says:

    L.A. used to stand in for everywhere else. I guess that includes the vile history racism.

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