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January 5, 2008 |  6:04 am

Jan. 5, 1908
Los Angeles

I love looking through the early 20th century issues of The Times. For one thing, they are only about 26 pages and the ads are amazing. Here's a shout-out to Nathan Marsak of the 1947project. Feeling a little run down? Nothing like a swig of radium and sulfur to perk you up. "Sparkles like champagne AND it's radioactive." I kind of like that. 

 

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(Bonus fact: Colegrove was named for Sen. Cornelius Cole and was bounded by Melrose Avenue, Sunset Boulevard, Gower and Sewart streets, according to The Times).

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