A walk to THE COLLEGE MALL, Bloomington, Indiana ,,,, Early November, 1967

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......THIS IS A WALK ON THIRD STREET TO THE MALL IN NOVEMBER 1967. THIRD STREET WAS THE ONE THAT HAD THE GREEK HOUSES TO THE SOUTH AND ON THE NORTH WERE SWAIN HALL, THE MUSIC BLDG, THE OLD EDUCATION BLDG, AND THE OLD SEXUAL STUDIES PLACE.

....HIGHLAND STREET...

.. 1300 BRUMMETS PHARMACY (and its phone booth on the sidewalk) , 1302 CURRYS BOOK STORE, CURRYS CASUAL SHOP, 1310 BARTLETT MARKET, 1314 BILL AND KENNYS BARBER SHOP, also KINSER CLEANERS, 1316 TAPPS CHATTER BOX, 1318 BERTIS WOOD BARBER, 1320 HEDRICKS D-X SERVICE STATION,

..........JORDAN AVENUE INTERSECTS

1400 HOOSIER BOY DRIVE-IN #2 RESTR, 1410 MINGEE MARATHON service station, 1415 UNIVERSITY APTS, west, 1420 CROWN CLEANERS, 1428 PIZZA KING RST, 1430 collegiate printers, 1432 topette beauty barr, 1434 freds pizza (I loved freds pizza),

..........SWAIN AVE BEGINS,

1500 dairy crest ice cream, 1503 thets x fraternity, 1508 residence, 1508 1/2 res, 1514 university presbyterian chapel,

..........SOUTH MITCHELL BEGINS,

1600 res, 1603 UNIVERSITY APTS, east, 1610 reverend, 1624 res,

..........EAST SIDE DRIVE INTERSECTS,

1708 res, 1724 vacant, IND UNIV FOREST QUADRANGLE,

..........ARBUTUS DRIVE BEGINS,

1812 res, 1818 residence, 1822 res, 1834 res,

..........ROSE AVE INTERSECTS,

1902 res, 1903 res, 1912, res, 1913 res (poolistan), 1920 Bomba PHYS, manifold PHYS, 3 more physicians, 1921 res, 1923 res, 1924 CHURCH of the cross evangelical united breathren, evangelical united brethren student foundation,

..........SOUTH UNION ENDS, CLIFTON BEGINS

2000 res, 2001 FURNITURE CENTER, 2020 IND UNIV HOUSING, 2026 res, 2027 res, 2029 res, 2030 res, 2031 res,

..........SOUTH BRYAN AV ENDS, HIGH BEGINS

2100 SAINT CHARLES BORROMEO CATHOLIC CHURCH ( Along here in 1967 the road was only two lanes wide and when walked on the old narrow sidewalk below one could see the cars that looked like they were right above one. They widened the street to three lanes in 1969) (Behind the Catholic Church there were things for kids to play on, encluding one of those push-carousels. Last time I was there the whole area was dug out for an entrance below ground level) , 2101 res, 2105 res, 2115 res

..........SOUTH JEFFERSON ENDS

2201 res,

..........SOUTH ROOSEVELT AVE ENDS,

2205 res, 2207 res, 2222 res, reverend, 2224 SAINT CHARLES CATHOLIC SCHOOL, SISTERS OF PROVIDENCE, 2305 phys, 2315 res, 2333 res,

..........SOUTH CLARK ENDS

2401 res, 2420 FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH , CHILDRENS CORNER COOP NURSERY SCHOOL PRIV SCH ( A couple of years AFTER 1967 they put up that staue with a man holding a plate with a fish on it. It wasnt there in 1967), 2425 FIRST CHURCH OF CHRIST SCIENTIST, 2435 res,

..........HILLSDALE DRIVE ENDS

>>>>>>>>>> 2500 EASTLAND PLAZA SHOPPING CENTER,,,

CARL ROUTTS D X SERVICE, 2501 res, 2504 EASTLAND PLAZA ONE HOUR MARTINIZING, DRY CLEANING,,,, WISHY WASHY COIN-O-MATIC SELF SERV LAUNDRY, 2506 EASTLAND BTY SALON, 2510 HOOK DRUG CO, ( I went in to Hooks in 1991 and, except for the comic book rack pushed back a couple of yards EVERYTHING was in the same place as in 1967) , 2516 KROGER CO, PETERSONS BAKERY, 2603 res, 2604 W T GRANT , 2605 res, 2611 BUCK LEMON FURNITURE CORP, it was across the road- that big bldg, 2612 PAUL HARRIS OF BLOOMINGON CLO, 2613 res, 2615 TRAVEL LODGE MOTEL, 2616 SCHIFFS SHOE STORE, 2617 HUDDLE RESTAURANT (really crowded on game days) , 2618 STAR APPAREL INC, WOM CLOTH, 2624 F W WOOLWORTH AND COMPANY, one of the few things I recognized when I came in from NYC. I got their BLTs.in 1967. 2630 TREASURE AISLE GIFT SHOP ( They used to advertise one unusual thing at a time in the IDS. But I was never inside. 2632 TOP VALUE REDEMPTION STORE, 2634 FASHION FAIR DEPT STORE (Almost all womens clothing), THIS WAS THE ACTUAL END OF THE SHOPPING CENTER IN 1967. When I returned I noticed that they extended it longer with a few more stores. In 1967 Fashion Fair was the end and there was NO parking lot beyond it. It was a NARROW dirt path all the way to the street and it was very muddy. 2642 FIRST NATIONAL BANK, eastland branch. (out in the lot), 2701 DAY FUNERAL HOME and res ( used to be a big dirt lot between funeral home and road on west and I flew kites with a hippie there in 67) 2706 EASTLAND MARATHON SERVICE, 2713 JIFFY WASH coin operated car wash, 2718 MUT FED SAV & LOAN ASSN (drive in br) , 2800 COLLEGE MALL!!! ( First mall I ever saw)

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Unfortunately the 1967 directory only has them in alphabetical order. I have a later one somewhere where they are GENERALLY in order I will have to find later.

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.......... COLLEGE MALL 1967 >>>>>>>>>>

butler shoes, beneficial finance, danners five and ten, dammers trolly stop (yes, it says dammers), dutch mill candy, fashion beauty salon, floortime carpets, goodman jewelers, jo-ans fabric shop, kimmel show repair, kings shop womens clo, kinney shoes, merle norman cosmetics, millers casualaire womens clo, moores stores auto sup, regal shoes, sears roebuck and co, sears roebuck and co catalogue div, singer sewing center, super-x drugs, swiss colony inn gift shop, three sisters womens clo, standard stores gro, toms hall of cards and gifts, walker barber shop, websters clo men, davys locker cocktail lounge, wible and adams mens clo, wasson h p co dept store, the safari luggage, vances music, college mall laundry & dry cleaning self serv, neumode fashions womens clo, smiths show store,

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2813 res, 3000 ALLEN FUNERAL HOME, 3002 BURGER CHEF I SURE MISS BURGER CHEF, when we finally got one out here I had to drive 13 miles to it. 3015 res, 3018 res, 3021 GENE AND BUDS GULF GAS STAT, 3205 WALKER STANDARD SERVICE STATION, 3206 res, 3207 BOTTLE SHOP, THE LIQUOR STORE ( First time I wa shere I had to stand outside on the ice in raw cold as I was not 21. In NYC andone of any age could go into one), 3400 putt putt of bloomington, 3417 res, 3445 res, all residences to 3709 wher my page ends.

DONE BY karwicki@hotmail.com


My Snazzy List of Links

Briscoe South, Tenth Floor, 1968-70:
Wright Quad, Parks House, 1967-68:
What I looked like in college: I think this was taken in 1969

My Snazzy List of Links

Bloomington, Indiana-BriscoeQuad 1968-70: Check bottoms of pages for links
Bloomington,Indiana and Briscoe 1968-70: Check bottoms of pages for links
Bloomington and Briscoe, more: Check bottoms for links
Bloomington & Wright Quad 1967-68: Check bottoms for links
More Bloomington and Wright 1967-70: Check bottoms for links
I went to Bloomington Nov 1991, Nov 1992, Dec 1994, Nov 1995:

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