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by JAB
Tue Mar 05, 2013 9:36 am
Forum: Mid Century Modern Houses and Homes
Topic: You've Got to See this Original 1959 Home in Laguna Beach
Replies: 5
Views: 4661

Wow, I first posted about this house in 2003! home boy followed up with another post in 2011: http://www.lottaliving.com/bb/viewtopic ... ght=laguna Well, there's a free opportunity this Saturday to view it: http://hortensemillergarden.org/
by JAB
Mon Dec 10, 2012 8:48 am
Forum: Mid Century Modern Houses and Homes
Topic: Hanging On A Hill: The Hillside Residence
Replies: 8
Views: 3757

allen, thanks as always for your ecyclopedic knowledge. By year built, I was able to determine that the complete address is 16137 Oakmont Way. Another LA Times Home of the Year that I'm aware of is at 5702 Club View Drive in Yorba Linda. I don't however know who the architect is. Do you happen to kn...
by JAB
Fri Dec 07, 2012 12:27 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Houses and Homes
Topic: Hanging On A Hill: The Hillside Residence
Replies: 8
Views: 3757

allen, Corona? Do you have an address?
by JAB
Thu Aug 25, 2011 8:22 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Real Estate
Topic: Long Beach, CA - Neutra VDL-Inspired Home w/Catalina Views
Replies: 3
Views: 1711

by JAB
Sat Apr 25, 2009 9:50 am
Forum: Modern Calendar of Events
Topic: OC, Julius Shulman documentary film Apr. 26 & 28
Replies: 2
Views: 846

by JAB
Mon Aug 11, 2008 3:37 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Real Estate
Topic: Pasadena,CA: Mid Century Post & Beam
Replies: 12
Views: 2286

Karl Schwerdtfeger was the Architect.
by JAB
Mon Jan 28, 2008 9:01 am
Forum: Mid Century Modern Houses and Homes
Topic: Palmer and Krisel Homes in Pomona
Replies: 99
Views: 7467

Thanks Home Boy! I was close.
by JAB
Sun Jan 27, 2008 7:40 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Houses and Homes
Topic: Palmer and Krisel Homes in Pomona
Replies: 99
Views: 7467

No...it wasn't with "great prejudice, " as you refer, but a certain ethnic group was mentioned and how that certain ethnic group was destroying the neighborhood and then the red flags went up. As I mentioned then, I'm not a person threatened by political correctness, and I call it as I se...
by JAB
Sun Jan 27, 2008 7:08 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Houses and Homes
Topic: Palmer and Krisel Homes in Pomona
Replies: 99
Views: 7467

From what I can gather, the area started going bad after the Watts Riots in 1965 when a lot of the crime started moving out from L.A. into the subburbs. Pomona was hit hard and it was almost an overnight thing. I believe that it was later determined that there was illegal real estate steering of th...
by JAB
Sun Jan 27, 2008 6:26 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Houses and Homes
Topic: Palmer and Krisel Homes in Pomona
Replies: 99
Views: 7467

From what I can gather, the area started going bad after the Watts Riots in 1965 when a lot of the crime started moving out from L.A. into the subburbs. Pomona was hit hard and it was almost an overnight thing. I believe that it was later determined that there was illegal real estate steering of th...
by JAB
Sun Jan 27, 2008 1:37 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Houses and Homes
Topic: Palmer and Krisel Homes in Pomona
Replies: 99
Views: 7467

I believe that Valwood I, aka Patty Tract, is streets Gleneagles, Arroyo Dr, Kellog Park Dr, W Orange Grove & Laruel. I also believe that Valwood II, aka Sin Town is streets Avalon, Cromwell, Canterbury, Cornelia, Carlton, Belinda, Augusta, Concord, Academy & Farringdon. I believe that the s...
by JAB
Fri Jan 25, 2008 12:23 pm
Forum: Everything Else and the Kitchen Sink
Topic: Goodbye, Sam the Butcher
Replies: 7
Views: 1558

Yes, in 1 episode he played a new employee at the market just doors down from the Sheriff's and had him harrassing poor Barney. Another episode had him playing the boyfriend of a woman who had just moved into town who meek Howard was trying to woo and he was imtimidating him. I had forgotten about h...
by JAB
Wed Jan 23, 2008 3:57 pm
Forum: Everything Else and the Kitchen Sink
Topic: Goodbye, Sam the Butcher
Replies: 7
Views: 1558

He was also on several episodes of The Andy Griffith Show where he uncharacteristically played a bully.
by JAB
Thu Jan 03, 2008 10:48 am
Forum: Mid Century Modern Houses and Homes
Topic: Mod (and budget-oriented) Firepits
Replies: 36
Views: 5451

by JAB
Mon Dec 17, 2007 3:32 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Marketplace
Topic: Flos Arco Special Edition
Replies: 5
Views: 2293

JB - I found them in stock here, but it is a small fortune: http://www.panik-design.com/acatalog/Flos___Achille_Castiglioni___Black_Arco_Ltd_Ed.html http://minimadesign.com/product.asp?productID=568 Someone in NYC is posting on craigslist with 3 of them! http://newyork.craigslist.org/mnh/hsh/511475...
by JAB
Mon Dec 17, 2007 3:23 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Marketplace
Topic: Flos Arco Special Edition
Replies: 5
Views: 2293

by JAB
Sat Dec 15, 2007 9:24 am
Forum: Mid Century Modern Marketplace
Topic: Flos Arco Special Edition
Replies: 5
Views: 2293

Flos Arco Special Edition

Does anyone know anything about the availability of this? It's the one with the black base.
by JAB
Mon Nov 26, 2007 1:03 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Real Estate
Topic: Garden Grove, CA Cliff May
Replies: 3
Views: 1523

by JAB
Sun Nov 25, 2007 9:14 pm
Forum: Modern Collectibles and Furniture
Topic: What Are Your Current Modern Magazine Subscriptions?
Replies: 4
Views: 2053

by JAB
Sun Nov 25, 2007 8:23 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Real Estate
Topic: Garden Grove, CA Cliff May
Replies: 3
Views: 1523

Garden Grove, CA Cliff May

http://www.firstteam.com/sheriandguy/propertydetail.aspx?id=92173&db=0&MLS=P605833&vt=F&oh=F&video=F&audio=F&Page=BL&e=F&iLookup_no=2292011&iPocket_id=0&iTotalRows=57&iPropRowNo=45 http://www.homeseekers.com/Scripts/detail.asp?_org_id=casocal&_uid=...
by JAB
Sun Nov 25, 2007 11:34 am
Forum: Modern Collectibles and Furniture
Topic: What Are Your Current Modern Magazine Subscriptions?
Replies: 4
Views: 2053

What Are Your Current Modern Magazine Subscriptions?

What modern related magazines are you currently subscribed to?

I'll start:

Modernism
by JAB
Thu Nov 15, 2007 3:50 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Real Estate
Topic: Desert Hot Springs, CA - Lautner Motel
Replies: 116
Views: 16168

I may be interested in being a fourth.
by JAB
Wed Nov 14, 2007 4:06 pm
Forum: BEST OF LOTTA LIVING
Topic: Architects House Themselves - Top 50 PLUS
Replies: 89
Views: 28560

Re: Foster Rhodes Jackson's House & Studio

[quote="Josquin"]Foster Rhodes Jackson's House & Studio, Pomona, California

I believe that it's actually in La Verne.
by JAB
Sun Nov 04, 2007 10:15 am
Forum: Mid Century Modern Houses and Homes
Topic: Newly painted house!
Replies: 44
Views: 8415

Miguel,

Great work! What's the source of the starburst wall hanging?

ps: Please stop making Fresno so darn tempting.

Thanks, JB
by JAB
Wed Oct 24, 2007 2:52 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Preservation Discussion
Topic: Any historic buildings lost in CA Wildfires?
Replies: 5
Views: 1894

I'm concerned about Rancho Santa Fe in northern San Diego county. The trees in that area is almost all Eucalyptus, which burn like hell. There is a couple of Neutra's there, as well as some nice new stuff by Wally Cunningham. We will have to wait until the smoke clears, I guess. Information will so...
by JAB
Sat Oct 06, 2007 8:00 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Real Estate
Topic: Riverside, Ca - Warren Bruce
Replies: 4
Views: 1427

Re: Warren Bruce

We had a lease listing in Eagle Rock this past Spring by a Bruce Warren Norcross who was U.S.C. trained and an A.I.A. member. The names are just too close. Have you checked the original building permits or does your clients happen to have any original plans? You might have a Norcross as well. Good ...
by JAB
Sat Oct 06, 2007 12:28 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Real Estate
Topic: Riverside, Ca - Warren Bruce
Replies: 4
Views: 1427

Sorry, thanks for the heads up Paul. The link is fixed.
by JAB
Fri Oct 05, 2007 8:32 am
Forum: Mid Century Modern Real Estate
Topic: Riverside, Ca - Warren Bruce
Replies: 4
Views: 1427

Riverside, Ca - Warren Bruce

http://www.immobel.com/personal/1/listingDetails.do?featured_int=0&c_mtype=res&searchId=0&minprice=0&c_type=&xml=1&serverId=0&rpp=15&c_year-built=&c_garage=&la=EN&cu=USD&ssid=0&per=mrmls&c_zipcode=&c_city=RVSD&st=4&maxprice=99999999...
by JAB
Fri Oct 05, 2007 8:25 am
Forum: Mid Century Modern Real Estate
Topic: West Covina, Ca X 2
Replies: 0
Views: 785

West Covina, Ca X 2

http://www.immobel.com/personal/1_3_1/listingDetails.do?featured_int=0&c_mtype=res&searchId=0&minprice=0&c_type=&xml=1&serverId=0&rpp=15&c_year-built=&c_garage=&la=EN&cu=USD&ssid=0&per=mrmls&c_zipcode=&c_city=WCOV&st=0&maxprice=9999...

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