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Old Posted Aug 23, 2014, 4:34 PM
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Originally Posted by ethereal_reality View Post

This looks like an interesting place.

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The snippet below is from an issue of 'The Billboard' dated 15 May 1943. I'm guessing that the Bal-Tabarin took its name from a cabaret in Paris which operated between 1904 and 1953.


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Here's a souvenir menu which the seller dates at 1946.


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And a 1940s souvenir photograph.




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I also found information about clubs/restaurants with the same name and from the same era in New York and San Francisco. I don't know if there was any connection between them.

15513 South Western Avenue, Gardena now appears to be the parking lot/forecourt of a Honda dealership.
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