The exact date of this image is unknown, but was probably taken around January, 1954.
The writing on the photo reads “Elbe BM – across from Depot – CMP.S.”
To the right is a a clear view of is the Elbe IOOF(Independent Order of Odd Fellows) building, which still stands today.
You can see Lambert’s Quick Lunch in the background. That building, however, is no longer standing. “. . . Lambert’s Lunch and Service Station sold to Stanley Johnson and later became the A&M Cafe burned down.” (History of Southeastern Pierce County.)
Anyone else spot anything else?
Photo courtesy of Terry Maves and Tacoma Power.
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