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Gil Turner's
Hollywood, CA
Photo courtesy Kirk Maillet

Here's Gil Turner's Liquor Store located on the west end of the Sunset strip. This store can be well seen of the boulevard with its neon lettering.

 

 

Hustler
Hollywood, CA
Photo courtesy Kirk Maillet

Check out the neon outside of this Hustler shop in Hollywood, CA.

 

 

 

 

 

Max Factor
Hollywood, CA
Photo courtesy Adriene Biondo

A Hollywood History museum has been in the plans for the site of the Max Factor Building for the past few years. Hopefully it'll open sometime in 2002 or 2003. By the way, the Max Factor museum is closed.

The marquee for the Max Factor still stands tall near Hollywood Boulevard.

 

 

Pig'N Whistle
Hollywood, CA
Photo courtesy Adriene Biondo

The Pig'N Whistle has served many a celebrity during its time since the 20's, including Shirley Temple and Judy Garland. This sign was recently restored.

 

 

Crossroads of the World
Hollywood, CA
Photo courtesy Adriene Biondo

Check out the streamline moderne look of this former shopping center along Sunset Boulevard in Hollywood.

The Crossroads of the World has been quiet in recent days, not quite a shopping mecca anymore.

 

 

Capitol Records
Hollywood, CA
Photo courtesy Adriene Biondo

The Capitol Records building in Hollywood appropriately resembles a stack of records and was built by Welton Becket Associates in 1954.

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