1930's Hollywood showroom

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31 Aug 2013 19:41 #25837 by balinwire
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You guys may know better but I think Cliff Henderson and E.L. had some sort of partnership in the Pan Pacific that was near the LA ACD dealership showrooms where the Cord debuted in 1935? Here is a picture noted, Crowds arrive for the silver jubilee auto show, held in October 1937 at the Pan-Pacific Auditorium.

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02 Oct 2013 11:23 #26013 by balinwire
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you can just see the KLAC letters on the right side of the Fuller building on Wilshire going west in 1939

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16 Jan 2014 16:56 #26673 by balinwire
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in the twenties? showroom would have been where house is. No air pollution, clear sky.

later in the fifties? radio tower gone, ACD cars long gone. Ambassador still on left. White building in center, next to church former showroom. Rare photo angle.

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24 Mar 2014 11:32 #27259 by balinwire
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Another interesting view of the Fuller Building. Notice the antenna logo. Showroom sign.

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20 Sep 2014 18:41 #28213 by balinwire
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If you were standing on the curb front of the ACD dealership on Wilshire looking south across the street you would see this view of the famous Ambassador Hotel.

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29 Jan 2015 18:58 #29059 by 1748 S
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What a great interesting story. I have been to these locations but had no idea what they were part of. Now I understand why I felt being drawn to the Brown Derby and the ACD building. Funny how that works. Thanks for all this great history of old L.A.

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