Hope the food was as creative as the signage…
1949 – Van de Kamps Bakery and Drive-In: 1939 – Simon’s:
The best I can come up with for this architectural style is: whimsical. This is the Coffee Cup Cafe.
Bette Davis and John Garfield decided something had to be done for the enlisted men who passed through Southern California… They secured a building at 1451 Cahuenga Boulevard and opened… Read more Reprise: Bette Davis, John Garfield, Marlene Dietrich, and the Hollywood Canteen →
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1920 – out in the fresh air: 1934 – at The Talk of the Town: A carhop on roller skates, reminiscent of Vickie Lester, hat tip to SCENTS MEMORY |… Read more Waiting Tables in Hollywood →
Thank you, Betty Hallock of the Los Angeles Times,July 8, 2013 Balconi Coffee A laid-back coffee spot in the Sawtelle area in West L.A., serving coffee from local roasters, and… Read more YEAH, BABY! COFFEE – PHOTO BY RALPH MORRIS – COFFEE IN LA →