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WORLDWIDE PHOTO WEEK: Part 598 - The Letter "D"

 
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Jan 12, 2018 19:02 |  #46

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A local landmark diner/cafe. Opened in 1942 and apparently not much has changed.
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Ovaltine Cafe, 1942? Any connection to WWII rationing of coffee?


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Jan 13, 2018 09:16 |  #47

I never liked Ovaltine growing up.


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Jan 13, 2018 09:22 |  #48

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Such a close up it could even be D for dermatology.

Nice one OldCrow.


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Jan 13, 2018 10:25 |  #49

Thank you GibJock.


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Jan 13, 2018 11:57 |  #50

OhLook wrote in post #18539701 (external link)
Ovaltine Cafe, 1942? Any connection to WWII rationing of coffee?


Here are a couple of articles about the Ovaltine Cafe

Here (external link)
and Here (external link)


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Jan 13, 2018 14:09 |  #51

Doll, Dogs, Dachshunds and a Dinosaur


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Jan 13, 2018 14:19 |  #52

OhLook wrote in post #18539701 (external link)
Ovaltine Cafe, 1942? Any connection to WWII rationing of coffee?

I don't know if that is where they got the name. It is possible given it's age. It's great neon
is what brings me to shoot it. As can be seen from the links that Joayne has shared the
food is apparently pretty good and very well priced. The area where it is located has
fallen on very hard times and is home to a lot of Vancouver's homeless population.


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Jan 13, 2018 14:53 |  #53

hawaiiboy wrote in post #18540220 (external link)
I don't know if that is where they got the name. It is possible given it's age. It's great neon
is what brings me to shoot it. As can be seen from the links that Joayne has shared the
food is apparently pretty good and very well priced. The area where it is located has
fallen on very hard times and is home to a lot of Vancouver's homeless population.


Very interesting article about the new owners...
Kudos to them and what they do.


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Jan 13, 2018 15:02 |  #54

2.09 dwt gold nugget with a dime for comparison. I found the nugget with a metal detector years ago. I was trying some old film camera equipment with my T3i to see how it might work for some "sort of macro" images. dwt is the abbreviation for pennyweight, nugget is about 1/10 troy ounce.

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Jan 13, 2018 17:52 |  #55

Dusk

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Jan 13, 2018 22:36 |  #56

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nicely done!


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Jan 14, 2018 02:00 |  #57

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Jan 14, 2018 04:07 |  #58

Dearth of D


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Jan 14, 2018 10:26 |  #59

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Love this one, Sibil.


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Jan 14, 2018 12:58 |  #60

Diagonal... (from downtown Albuquerque yesterday)


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