1946 – L. Banchero

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8100 block Holly Street

Funny that for so many years, Banchero kept the “&” on his stamp after removing the “Co.” early on.

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One Response to “1946 – L. Banchero”

  1. Mike Fitz Says:

    I was wondering if you’ve ever seen one of these mark-makers- the tool they used to make the imprint? It must be something like a cross between a cattle brand and an old newspaper press, where you could add or remove each character as needed.

    [Here’s an example: http://sidewalksecrets.blogspot.com/2011/01/louis-lambretti.html

    I’ve also photographed the one used by Rosas Brothers; it’s made of silicone rubber. — Andrew]

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