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Amazing similarity after 62 years (except for those two huge trees).
And still, an adjacent automotive business!
 

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University of Toronto, Observatory (c.1857-1859) - originally near s.e. corner of Convocation Hall - moved 1907 to site e. of University College TPL
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Amazing similarity after 62 years (except for those two huge trees).
And still, an adjacent automotive business!
The fact that it is still an adjacent automotive business really surprised me as well! Especially after 62 Years!
 

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In Europe, the drug stores sell over-the-counter drugs and prescription drugs. Today, here in Toronto, they sell milk, candy, make-up,....

Actually, the "beyond drugs" idea was probably born in Paris with the postwar "Le Drugstore" concept.
 

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Merton St. Gospel Mission, Merton St., S. side, E. of Mt. Pleasant 1937 TPL

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The Mission Ground Parkette, 399 Merton St.

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Baptist church being demolished, N-E corner Edward and University 1956 TPL
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Lord Simcoe Hotel under construction - 1956, King St. between York & University.
Demolished in 1980!
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