Thursday, March 5, 2015

Paint Store



Today's picture shows the front of a paint store in Shelly, Minnesota. The picture was taken in 1913. It looks almost like the town is just being built, so a paint store would probably have lots of business.

4 comments:

  1. I live close to Shelly, MN in a town called Ada. It is fun to see an old photo from this area on your post. Thanks!

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  2. Apparently these painters don't have a ladder. Why would you put your sign below the window? Wouldn't you want it above the window so that everyone can see it?

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  3. Yes, that false front is just crying for some big signage. Maybe they haven't had time to paint it yet?
    -Anne K.

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