April 25, 2015
8100 Birch Street
This date is awfully obscure, but it’s definitely not 1912.
April 24, 2015
1672 81st Avenue
This very old mark, on a long expanse of good strong sidewalk, tells me that I’m edging into historic Elmhurst. Reardon is a familiar name, but not Dowling, although this is rather near Dowling Street.
April 22, 2015
4120 Kuhnle Avenue
Another hand-drawn example from this early year for Verheyen, who did most of this block.
April 21, 2015
7839 Locust Street
I am delighted to see this early example of Nick Tribuzio, hand-drawn as follows: “Nick Tribuzio / 7518 Weld St / SWeetwood 0235 / 12-20-37″
April 20, 2015
1424 79th Avenue
Ransome has a long record in and around Oakland. This is a new configuration for me.