Wednesday, January 27, 2010
Ghost Businesses: Long-Lost Printer
A while back we wrote a post about signs that outlived the actual business they promoted. Reader Diallo snapped this shot for us, a printing business that had long since disappeared -- but which left behind a legacy sign.
With so many retailers shutting down in recent years, ghost signs have become all too common. The ones that really fascinate me, however, are the ones that have lasted for decades beyond the actual business they once heralded (such as the Helms Bakery signs in Culver City). Send along your favorites!