Destruction at College and Fairfield

Nearing 38th Street, just south of Fairfield, on the west side of the street, something seemed off.¬† An expanse of bald land, large earth moving equipment in its vicinity, it hit me: another historic corner building was gone. The¬†regret of never taking a picture was heavy. As an obituary, here are a few highlights of the recently departed: For all of its early life, this building was home to a variety of Pharmacy Companies or Druggists. Built circa 1914 Harry W. Hodson’s home address (of 3424 N. College) was the last address before “Fair Ground Avenue” on the west...

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