Archive for the ‘1941’ Category

1941 – N. Ferri

28 January 2015

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3301 64th Avenue Place

Weird old Nick Ferri left this unusually clear mark on the street’s first driveway.

1941 – Cragun & Cragun

27 January 2015

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6506 MacArthur Boulevard

Among a set of several stamped Cragun & Cragun marks in driveways is this hand-drawn one on a sidewalk.

1941 – W. M. Sharp & Son

3 November 2014

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1832 70th Avenue

W. M. Sharp used a handsome stamp from the mid-1920s through the 1930s. I have a hand-drawn mark from 1940, and now this one from the following year including his son.

1941 – Ed Doty (straight mark)

26 September 2014

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2320 65th Avenue

Ed Doty used a curved mark almost exclusively after 1936, but a few dated examples of his previous straight-text mark exist, like this one.

1941 – S. Giuntoli

5 September 2014

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3217 Knowland Avenue

1941 – C. Fischer

13 June 2014

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4444 Pampas Avenue

This street has several Fischer marks; must have been a prosperous year.

1941 – Stone

2 June 2014

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5821 Harmon Avenue

Marks by Stone are quite scarce.