Interesting to see:
3 streetcar tracks in the image above; I'm assuming one was a diversion track while another was being worked on, as that was TTC norm back in-a-day...
The extensive use of Marquees, at least one was for a cinema/theatre; but another was advertising a Billiards establishment!
Great posting as always @Goldie
Edit to add, this is the theatre in the 'then' image up top.............still standing today:
In Goldie's second image,
Looking at the building from the rear laneway, I don't know if you would realize its age: