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Jesus Unsaved? [Updated]

Photo credit: Eric Richardson/Blogdowntown. Eric Richardson of Blogdowntown reports the removal on Saturday night of the famous JESUS SAVES neon signs from the former United Artists theater. No word as to their destination. I have queried Nathan Marsak, our favorite … Continue reading

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Nathan Marsak, This One Is for You!

June 5, 1943: A nude (well almost) woman climbs onto a neon sign at 6th and Broadway. Beatrice Tucker was clearly ahead of her time.

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Random shot

Figueroa Street, Highland Park Photograph by Larry Harnisch Los Angeles Times

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Forgotten actress burns to death

  May 14, 1957 Los Angeles Forlorn and alone, cast off by the industry that gave her fame, 74-year-old Dorothy Dale, forgotten star of the silent era, died when a gas heater set an old sofa on fire in her … Continue reading

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