Before Santa Monica's 3rd Street shopping district hit the skids and was re-imagined as a pedestrian mall, it was the busy center of town. This photo was posted Sunday at the Vintage Los Angeles Facebook page.
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for September 2012
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Drought shamingGraphed on a flow chart, Vanity Fair style. Check it out
Whither Mirthala Salinas?Salinas left her anchor job to stay home with the kids. Read post
When LA hunted lionsBack then, pumas spotted in the city limits didn't get cute names. Post
From Obama to LATThe new official spokesperson for the LA Times comes from the Obama White House. Details
Don Shirley on LA theatreThe match of play and venue can be so wrong -- and so right. Column