Old Hoboken relic revealed

10/2/2008 Update:

The “glimpse into Hoboken’s past” is now (as they say) “History.”

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4/21/2008:

Hoboken411 reader V. Amato noticed this blast from the past that was revealed when the building adjacent to the 501 Adams Street parking garage was demolished.

5-cent shoe polishes!

Maybe Hoboken should have a rapper named “5-Cent?”

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17 Comments on "Old Hoboken relic revealed"


NickAdams
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NickAdams
7 years 11 months ago

The link didn’t come out correctly in the last post…..http://inourtime.smugmug.com/gallery/4807624_BikBL//285729485_87Vzq

NickAdams
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NickAdams
7 years 11 months ago

Hmm…this story disappeared from the recent entries….here is a link to some photos I took of this sign and some others around town….http://inourtime.smugmug.com/gallery/4807624_BikBL//285729485_87Vzq

NickAdams
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NickAdams
7 years 11 months ago

Here is a link to some photos I took of this sign and some others around town: http://inourtime.smugmug.com/gallery/4807624_BikBL//285729485_87Vzq

bornandrazedinhobo
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bornandrazedinhobo
7 years 11 months ago

Good thing I got that pic a few months back for a book I’m working on! :mrgreen:

costume
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costume
7 years 11 months ago

Aw darn. Just last week I was saying I wanted to take a photo of that sign before it was hidden by a new building.

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