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Old Posted Jun 27, 2011, 9:59 PM
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A week or so ago gsjansen was researching the old wooden walkway over the rail yards.
I noticed the Capitol Mill Co. on one of his maps.

Here is the elevated line next to the Capitol Mill Co.

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......another view, this time from above.

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below: The Capitol Milling Co. across from the gate to new Chinatown on Broadway.


below: A screen grab by Robby Cress from the movie 'Save the Tiger' circa 1973.

Robby Cress at dearoldhollywood

below: Surprisingly it is still standing today (you can make out a wing of the eagle behind the bank/pagoda).

Robby Cress at dearoldhollywood

Here is a link to Mr. Cress' exceptional blog.


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