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When Yonge Street Was Fun

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The Biltmore Theatre and POW Burgers!

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1266542_545236555546333_213977156_oThe Rio Theatre, Sam the Chinese Food Man, a Pinball arcade and a smutty bookstore!

11023972_834964639906855_530193536406034346_oAn ashtray from Sam the Chinese Food Man.

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When Yonge Street Was Fun

A couple of shots from the late 70’s of the old Edison Hotel.

6011353889_2fe308824c_o 6011353787_e02f15c426_oThe Coronet Theatre at Yonge and Gerrard. A double feature for $3.00, Every Which Way But Loose and Oh God (1977).

6011904654_b90d49ec8f_oThe Coronet was originally called the Savoy and opened in 1951 and closed in 1983.

948-ao-2273Another shot of the Savoy looking north on Yonge circa 1952.

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