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Old Posted Oct 3, 2012, 3:56 AM
BifRayRock BifRayRock is offline
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Originally Posted by ethereal_reality View Post
A few days ago, I mentioned that I had come across one of the sites on the 1920s tourist map while watching
a rather obscure Mack Sennett film. The site was the 'Palace de Glace'.

originally posted by bifrayrock

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http://www.tcm.com/

below: There are a few interior shots as well.

http://www.tcm.com/

Earlier in the film a young housewife hangs a placard out her window to let the ice man know she needs more ice.

http://www.tcm.com/

I was completely surprised by this.
It never occurred to me that a sign was used (notice the numbers representing how many pounds of ice she needs).
As luck would have it....steps!!*


*Are these the same steps that Laurel and Hardy used several years later? Could be!
Ice Doors, Ice Skating and Ice. Blimey! http://forum.skyscraperpage.com/show...postcount=9585

Not sure about golf but how about an Igloo at 4302 Pico [Blvd.]?
August '27
USC digital

April 19, 1928. Cornucopia Ice Cream Stand, 1934 San Fernando Blvd
Lapl

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And how about the Cuckoo Clock on Beverly Blvd.? http://forum.skyscraperpage.com/show...postcount=9558
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