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Old Posted Oct 16, 2014, 3:30 AM
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Originally Posted by ethereal_reality View Post

A tourist's snapshot of the RKO Studios soundstage on the corner of Melrose Ave. and Gower Street.


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below: The soundstage today...now part of Paramount Studios.







below: Another tourist's snapshot. Notice the lightning bolts at the top of the RKO tower.


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And finally, a beautiful RPPC.


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You just gotta love old Hollywood!

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And across the street at 5582 Melrose stood Rio Grande Oil.








1929 - Rio Grande Melrose

http://digitallibrary.usc.edu/cdm/co.../32524/rec/454









Pirates Den and Boomerang Cafe







http://digitallibrary.usc.edu/cdm/co.../32524/rec/454














1929 Rio Rita http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wY8xAmMBVPA
http://www.mccarter.org/blog/wp-cont...4/rio-rita.jpg
http://1.bp.blogspot.com/_QwCt3eV28E...0/rita1024.jpg


Bebe Daniels in Rio Rita
http://4.bp.blogspot.com/_94wGm5Prdv...1929)+(DT).jpg

Last edited by Godzilla; Oct 16, 2014 at 1:08 PM.
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