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A&P Grocery
1021 Broad Ripple Ave
Currently: Thr3e Wise Men
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1962
Across Broad Ripple Avenue from Borky's
Pictured: Peggy Ballard and Dave Cranfill

1977
Closed. Taking down sign


Atlas Grocery
54th and College
Currently: Fresh Market
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July 2000

"Miss You Sid" sign - Sept 2000

Indian Sign - April 2002


Bazbeaux

June 2003 - New location with rooftop dining.
811 Westfield Blvd
Still on the canal.
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Jan 2003 - Old location with rooftop sagging.
832 Westfield Blvd
Very quaint.
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Block's - William H. Block Co.
724 Broad Ripple Avenue
Moved to Glendale Mall
Currently: Huntington Bank
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1957
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1957
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1958
Broad Ripple Ave


Borky's Snack Shop
1020 Broad Ripple Avenue
Became Borky's Colony House
Currently: McDonald's
Previously Snack Shop Drive-In (VonBurg's)

1949
Snack Shop Drive-In - Proprietors Mr. & Mrs. L.L. VonBurg
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1949


Borky's Snack Shop
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1955
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1955
Pictured: Sandy Bork and Karen Baldwin.

1956
Pictured: Nancy Johnson, Beverly Youmans, Sandra Bork, Judy Oliver, Linda Miles, Karen Baldwin, and Mary Ann Blackley.

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1957

1959

1962
A & P Grocery across the street

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1964
Pictured: Myla Pierson, Heidi Wolfram, Sharon McCormick, and Sally Creekmore.


Broad Ripple Hobby - Ed Schock's Toy and Hobby
6220 Carrollton Avenue
moved from 929 Westfield Boulevard

929 Westfield Boulevard
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1949

1950
Pictured: Ed Schock

1953


6220 Carrollton Avenue
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1954
Pictured: Barbara Jones

1955
Pictured: Deanna Goodrich, Don Witt, and Dick Witt

1956
Pictured: Charles Byfield, April Doolittle, Bill Leahy, Deanna Goodrich, Sandy Samonski

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1957
Pictured: Dick Witt and Paul Weishaar

1964
Pictured: Doug Richards and Phyllis Weinstein


Broad Ripple State Bank / Fletcher Trust / AFNB / Bank One / Chase

1940's at Fletcher Trust
706 E. 63rd Street (now Broad Ripple Avenue)
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1946
Pictured: (Front row) William Dawson, Ed Beaman, and Lee Welker.
(Rear) Ruth McMillan, Ruth Turner, Tim Byers, Mary Sheets, and Helen Dawson Hague.

1947
Pictured: Bob Harmon, Mary Sheets, Morris Dodd, Ruth Turner, William Dawson, Helen Hague, and Ed Beaman


1950's at Fletcher Trust
706 E. 63rd Street (now Broad Ripple Avenue)
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Right: Helen Dawson Hague
taken on bridge over canal between Westfield Boulevard and Laverock

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Employee photo taken on Broad Ripple Avenue side of bank

Holiday pitch-in by vault

Holiday pitch-in, likely in break room

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Christmas photo inside bank
From right: 2nd Helen Dawson Hague, 3rd Lee Welker, 5th Morris Dodd

Broad Ripple Avenue side of bank

From left: Mary Turner, 3rd Helen Dawson Hague
taken on bridge over canal between Westfield Boulevard and Laverock
Note row of apartments on right razed in 2015

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Christmas photo inside bank
From left: 2nd Helen Dawson Hague, 3rd Lee Welker, 5th Morris Dodd

Interior of bank, from center toward back offices

Pictured: Helen Dawson Hague, Girstle Hague, Morris Dodd, Mary Turner


Deering Cleaners
6380 College Avenue
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2002
after fire

2002
building demo'ed after fire

2002
reopens in old Roselyn Bakery

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2002
after fire


Little America Kiddy Land (Jack Ensley's)
Kiddie amusement park on south west corner of 62nd and Keystone Avenue
6160 N. Keystone Avenue
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1955
Train: Vonnie Smith Letsinger and Susan Hague

1955
Horses: Susan Hague

1962
Carousel: Alan and Susan Hague

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1962
Carousel: Alan Hague

1962
Train: Alan and Susan Hague

1962
Horses: Alan and Susan Hague

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1962
Boats: Alan Hague

1962
Rockets: Alan Hague

1962
Horses: Alan and Susan Hague

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1963
Rockets: Alan Hague with his ticket

1963
Rockets: Alan Hague

1963
Train: Alan and Susan Hague

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1963
Rockets: Susan Hague

1963
Rockets: Alan Hague


Lobraico's Rexall Drugs
902 E. Riviera Drive
became 902 Westfield Boulevard
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1928

1939

1954
Joe Lobraico and Susan Lobraico

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1955
Rosemary Lobraico

1957
Rosemary Lobraico

1960
Father and Son - Mike and Joe Lobraico

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1961
Bob Turber, Sandi Gardner, and Nick Haan

Interior of store as seen in security mirror.
Mary Lobraico

1971
Gary Bouwkamp and Mike Lobraico

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1972
Delivery cars

1975
Steve Loy and Mary Lobraico

1990
Store closing sale. Right: Ellen Morley Matthews


McDonald's
1020 Broad Ripple Avenue
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January 20,2003
First day open after rebuild

LavAzza Coffee Bar

piano

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Fireplace

Sofas

Goodies

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New sign

First day

New drive-thru order board


June 2003
Wayne Lundberg
playing on open piano Sunday
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July 2005
LavAzza Closes
Mary LaForge on break

July 2006
Bingo day in front room

June 2017
Complete remodel underway


News Cafe
5406 N. College Avenue
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November 2004


Roselyn Bakery
6280 College Avenue
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October 2000

Aug 2002
New Deering Cleaners in old Roselyn


Russet Cafeteria
6247 College Avenue (also 6243)
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1958
Pictured: Saundra Weisheit and Kay Weisheit

1959
Pictured: Mary Sue Burkhart, Barbara Bumb, and Cindy Golling

1962
Pictured: Katy Kessler


Tin Star
1020 Broad Ripple Avenue

Closed 2004
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Jail cells in basement