July 23, 2014
2100 51st Avenue
This whole property, a stolid apartment building with a commanding view over the Melrose district, was paved by the Catucci company along with that side of Melrose Avenue. This is the large, open version of the Catucci mark.
July 22, 2014
2182 Vicksburg Avenue
Fugel added his middle initial to his mark after 1913, if I can cite a 1914 hand-drawn mark. It was certainly in place in 1916.
July 20, 2014
2244 48th Avenue
When W. Sharp made this mark he got the “S” backward.
July 19, 2014
2221 50th Avenue
Notice that the S’s are upside down, and also that the second character of “Sons” is a zero, not an oh.
July 18, 2014
1915 48th Avenue
Now that it’s 2014, it’s a pleasure to record a new tranche of century-old marks as I come upon them.
July 17, 2014
Ygnacio Avenue and 48th Avenue
When this mark was made, 48th Avenue was called Whittier Avenue.