about the city was
By middle 1980s, most
Because it died so late, our
Still I’ve never stopped loving the street.
Years ago I noticed that the front of a beauty supply shop appeared to have a
ticket window. I crossed the street and looked at the entire building which was topped with comedy and tragedy masks. Obviously, a movie house.
It will soon be the new home of the Nickelodeon movie theater. While the ‘50s and ‘60s facades stuck over the original upper floors of some buildings hide one history, they are now historical and I pray that the gold mesh on King’s Jewelry will remain forever. The Kress store with its ceramic covered face is a real gem and we’re fortunate both the inside and outside have been well maintained and restored.
It may not be raining Thursday night, but you can check out the street during the Urban Tour from to . There will be food, drinks and music. You can also pay what you wish to visit the “Turner to Cezanne” exhibition at the