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photo spam: ghost
nitasee likes pictures of ghosts -- old painted walls of advertising that have fallen into disrepair. Got this for her at lunch today:



Click to embiggen. Former typewriter store on 11th Street, now a YMCA and condos. Painted at eye level, about the size of a movie poster. We used to go there for Smith-Corona cartridges and adding machine tape. It shared a block with Trade-A-Tape (the comics store, still in business a couple blocks away, and better than ever) and the legendary Dirt Cheap (renamed Twisters in the Eighties, bought by the Homers chain, no longer part of Downtown at all).

Also, if you accidentally hit the photo button while you're putting your phone away, cool stuff can happen:



But usually it doesn't.

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goddessdster From: goddessdster Date: June 18th, 2009 08:30 pm (UTC) (linkage)
The second one looks like the spine of an old book. Cool. Got any old neon signs anywhere you can use your cool new toy on?

edited due to the tickle in my throat

Edited at 2009-06-18 08:32 pm (UTC)
annlarimer From: annlarimer Date: June 18th, 2009 08:32 pm (UTC) (linkage)
Yes. But they're not anywhere I'd care to be after sundown.
goddessdster From: goddessdster Date: June 18th, 2009 08:34 pm (UTC) (linkage)
But that's where all the Cool Kids roam. To look at the neon. You see.
annlarimer From: annlarimer Date: June 18th, 2009 08:37 pm (UTC) (linkage)
That's exactly my point.
nitasee From: nitasee Date: June 18th, 2009 08:37 pm (UTC) (linkage)
Awesome. Thank you. That second image is just so cool.
annlarimer From: annlarimer Date: June 18th, 2009 08:42 pm (UTC) (linkage)
Yay!
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