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Old Posted Sep 14, 2011, 5:12 AM
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Sopas_ej....you have outdone yourself with your latest post.
I noticed you positioned yourself atop a building to achieve one of the before/after photos. Did you sneak up there??....was it exciting?

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I have to say Fab_Fifties_Fan...I thoroughly enjoyed reading about your traumatic day at Bullock's Pasadena.

So was your infamous leash something like this?





This contraption could certainly scar a young lad for life. Kudos to your father for putting his foot down.

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below: The cosmetic gallery at Bullock's Pasadena, circa 1947.


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below: The boy's clothing department at Bullock's Pasadena, circa 1947.
Notice the sailor outfits on the rack at lower left.


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below: Bullock's Pasadena China & Glass Department, circa 1947.


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below: Bullock's Pasadena dining room, circa 1947.


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below: Bullock's Pasadena women's casual wear, circa 1947.


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below: Bullock's Pasadena 1947.


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below: Bullock's Pasadena with lawn jockys (sp).



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below: Bullock's Pasadena furniture dept. circa 1947. I'm searching for you Jon Paul.


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below: A building before it's time. The futuristic (in 1940s terms) Bullock's Pasadena.


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Last edited by ethereal_reality; Sep 14, 2011 at 5:39 AM.
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