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1950's photograph of 4th and Murray Street. Shown from left to right in the picture are: Atena Finance Co., Kohara's Studio, Drouett's Liquor, Constantino Shoe Repair, Adrion's Drug Store, Newcomb Photo Shop, Pincus & Murphy Music Shop, Hixon's Ladies Shop and the Elks Club. A lot of store fronts in one block and a lot of memories for those of us who grew up in the 1950's.

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