What's the Future Ever Done for Me?

Times Square, New York in the 1940’s

Nothing to do with Toronto but a great time capsule.

1943_time_sqere_smokeIn the film Midnight Cowboy (1969), Joe Buck (Jon Voight) lodges in the Hotel Claridge at the beginning of his stay in New York City (but he is soon expelled due to unpaid stay).

609px-Rokend_Camel-reclamebord_Smoking_billboardBuilt in 1910 the Hotel Claridge was demolished in 1972.

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2 responses

  1. Mark Moore

    Where did you find this ? Wow – it’s beautiful.

    April 17, 2014 at 12:40 pm

  2. A little place we call the internet…

    April 17, 2014 at 1:53 pm

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