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Old-fashioned but not outdated

Original post made on Sep 6, 2007

In 1925, guests at the Cardinal Hotel in downtown Palo Alto could wash up in a sturdy cast-iron tub, then stroll through the hotel's lavish lobby to the neighboring Cardinal Barber Shop for a trim, and afterwards meet a date for a silent matinee at the Stanford Theatre.
Slide show by Marjan Sadoughi/Palo Alto Weekly.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Tuesday, September 4, 2007, 11:07 AM

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Posted by Love It!
a resident of Professorville
on Sep 6, 2007 at 12:35 am

I once saw a movie in the Stanford Theatre. Being a teenager, I LOVED it. I loved the experience, and the entire place was very fascinating.


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