Metropolitan Transit Authority (ex-Pacific Electric) interurban no. 1540 navigates traffic in Long Beach on Ocean Avenue between Pacific and Cedar. The date is April 14, 1949.
Jack Finn Collection
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The date is probably April 1959, as the blue Ford in front of the blimp is a 52-54, and the Buick behind it is a ’58.
. . . .and the letter board is painted out and the MTA decal and renumbering is in place. . . 58 Buick Roadmaster was very cool.