Dawson's bookstore to leave Larchmont building

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Dawson's bookstore to leave Larchmont building

Postby nichols » Wed Jul 14, 2010 7:45 pm

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Dawson's moving off Larchmont, holding big sale
Kevin Roderick • July 14 2010 12:04 PM

Dawson's Books, which began Downtown and is the oldest bookstore in Los Angeles, is giving up the Larchmont Boulevard location of many decades that its fans love so much...

http://www.laobserved.com/archive/2010/ ... larchm.php

Dawson's Bookstore
535 N. Larchmont Ave.
Los Angeles, CA
(built 1968)
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(opening night, 1968 photo:LAPL)
http://www.panoramio.com/photo/13455447

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Postby Pal George » Thu Jul 15, 2010 2:47 pm

I wrote Michael, regarding leaving the Larchmont location he wrote:


It was a shared family decision to lease the building on Larchmont that I think it will be good for everyone in the long run. When the property is leased I will begin to look for a smaller office location.

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Postby davidk6 » Sat Jul 17, 2010 6:17 pm

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Postby PlanetGlass » Sat Aug 07, 2010 11:16 am

The architect of their Larchmont building, Alfred Wilkes, also designed by house!


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