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Morley Bros. Drug Store - ghost sign

I took this from the balcony of my hotel room at the Driskill Hotel in Austin.


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"Grove Drugstore on 6th Street was an Austin landmark for many years. It's lighted facade was a novelty in its day and drew a crowd. However the drugstore's history goes back further than when Vernon Grove bought the business in 1933. The Morley Brothers set up shop at this location in 1871. By 1933 painted brick signage must have been passe since Grove left the signage that is still visible today from the street."

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Taken on December 7, 2009