Western District

Two-Car Train Crossing Fletcher Drive

Posted on: December 3, 2011 by Pacific Electric 3 Comments
Ralph Cantos Collection

Ralph Cantos Collection

A two-car Pacific Electric train crosses Fletcher Drive on the steel viaduct in this May 1955 shot. Note the Wonder Bread billboard: "Helps Build Strong Bodies 6 Ways."

Ralph Cantos Collection

3 Responses

  1. Steven O.

    July 5, 2012

    The bridge abutments for are still visible.

  2. Jim Gannon

    November 24, 2012

    Along with the Oldsmobie, Pontiac, and Packard visible in the shot, even Wonder Bread is now gone. . .

  3. Riley G.

    April 30, 2015

    That’s “…8 Ways”. I still remember the slogan.


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