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.
LA Observed archive
for September 2012
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Coliseum torch burns againThe cauldron will shine all week for the Special Olympics World Games.
StreetscapeAngie's Wieners. Bruno Street. More DTLA scenes
Real game of thronesSteve Harvey's latest Only in LA column.
Bad police shootingGardena police release video sought by the LAT Times, AP and Bloomberg.