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Brooks Thornton Florist …

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This florist was on the corner of 12th Avenue and Cervantes Street.  Another florist is now in it’s place and I believe the green house is still in use.  The tree is long gone, but I can remember it being decorated for Christmas as a kid.  We lived in a garage apartment about two blocks away on Cervantes.  We lived there for 5 or 6 years until we moved to Cordova Park.  In fact, the garage apartment is still there on Cervantes between 13th and 14th Avenue.  One day I might have to drop by and knock on the door.  Thanks for looking …

Written by Frank Hardy

August 7, 2011 at 9:29 am

Posted in East Hill, Twelfth Avenue

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  1. I was a patrol boy on this corner in 1951-52 while attending N. B. Cook school in the 6th grade.


    Harry T. Carroll

    August 31, 2012 at 10:04 pm

    • That is interesting Harry … Frank


      Frank Hardy

      September 5, 2012 at 10:18 am

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