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Rare directory of San Marino & South Pasadena 1932  

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South Pasadena and San Marino City Directory 1932

Jones, Francis A., compiler & publisher

South Pasadena, Cal.

Francis A. Jones



[2]-254 pp. (with p.2 being the front pastedown). Advertisements in margins throughout; some full-page ads on yellow paper. 23.5x15.5 cm (9¼x6¼"), original printed cloth.

Scarce directory of the exclusive Los Angeles enclave of San Marino, home to the Huntington Library, and the less expensive, but perhaps more livable, neighboring community of South Pasadena. OCLC/WorldCat has four listing for a run of this title, dated 1925 --, with publisher given as Kaasaen Directory Company, and one copy dated 1928, published by South Pasadena Directory Co., but no copies with 1932 date published by Francis A. Jones. 


Subtitled: "Containing an alphabetical list of business firms and residents, a classified business directory, a street and avenue guide (directory of householders). Also a directory of city officials, churches, lodges and miscellaneous organizations."

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Spine a little sunned, wear at ends and corners; front hinge cracking; very good.

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