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Signs of Lynn – Walsh’s Garage

Looking at it now,  I think that clock was either working or coincidentally close to actual time. I didn’t think to check its accuracy when I took the photos. This is Walsh’s Garage, on the corner of Liberty and Willow Streets in DTL. The garage has a certain allure even in its present condition, though I…

Central Square Mural Update

LynnArts sends this blurb along with one of their own photos as figures appear on the wall: The Lynn Mural Project November 7 – Spring 2012 “This week the transformation of the side of our building began when artists David Fichter, Yetti Frenkel, and Joshua Winer started painting their mural on the side of our…

Signs of Lynn – Ocean St. Treasures

UPDATE 1-10-2015: Sadly, this shop is no more.   This storefront is a relative newcomer, but its business is vintage and its sign has an old charm.     A warm and inviting trio of shops.   Truth in advertising. There’s the ocean on the left.   Previous Signs of Lynn Hines Ben Peralta Shoes…

Central Square Mural Update

The side of LynnArts appears to be covered in frost in this photo, but that’s the mural taking shape!   For more information on the Central Square mural, see Central Square Mural Takes Shape.      

Signs of Lynn – Hines

  I do prefer my liquors bottled. But the glass from this sign is gone. I’m going to assume the arrow contained sockets for many little light bulbs, and hope the overlaying ad is preserving what’s left of it. Yet, this restoration job in waiting on Western Ave. retains character, and was one of the…

Signs of Lynn – Ben Peralta Shoes

  This sign on Eastern Ave. teases us of a time gone by, before Foot Lockers and Air Jordan’s. Just inside the window, hangs a calendar from 1995. How many of you grew out of shoes from this place?       Previous Signs of Lynn Monte’s and You are Here Au Nid du Doré…