• Posted in: Historic Miscellania B. F. Keith’s Grand Opera House

    A closed Keith’s Theater advertises “It’s a Mad Mad Mad Mad World” at the nearby Indiana TheaterĀ  Today, scaffolding surrounds the Consolidated Building at 115 North Pennsylvania Street in downtown Indianapolis as TWG Development, LLC...

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  • Posted in: Sunday Ads Sunday Ads: Houdini in Beer?

    Ad from December 27, 1911 with beer provided by Indianapolis Brewing Company. Evidently, Houdini visited Indianapolis more than once, since this well known picture of him in front of the Pluto Water advert is reportedly...

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