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Casa de Cadillac

Postby nichols » Sun Mar 06, 2011 12:05 am

Casa de Cadillac
14401 Ventura Boulevard
Sherman Oaks, CA 91423
Architect: Randall Duell and
Circa 1952
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Postby nichols » Sun Mar 06, 2011 12:08 am

Via Los Angeles Public Library

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"The old saying you have to make calls to sell is more than just words to Mike Johnson, left, salesman for Casa de Cadillac. Johnson sold 179 new Cadillacs to lead the nation in sales for any single dealership. Presenting the Martin Pollard Sales Trophy Award is Alex Von, general manager of the Sherman Oaks agency". Photograph dated: Feb. 20, 1962.

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"Newly crowned kings of the West Valley Automotive bowling league shown above represented Casa de Cadillac in competition at Van Nuys Bowling Center. From left are Bill Youngbauer, Bud Meester, Ernie Kingsley, captain; Alex Von, company executive; Grant Davis, A. C. VanDries and Bob Klopfer". Photograph dated: June 15, 1959.

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Postby nichols » Sun Mar 06, 2011 12:12 am

Courtesy Ramona Hinman Lane:

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