Miracle Mile: Then & Now Photographs

Slapsy Maxie’s, circa 1947/Office Depot, 2013

Slapsy Maxie’s, circa 1947/Office Depot, 2013. Top photo: Slapsy Maxie’s, circa 1947. The original building, known at the the Wilshire Bowl, was a nightclub that opened in 1933. Slapsy Maxie’s took over around 1943 and closed about 1947. By 1952 it was Van de Kamp’s Wilshire Coffee Shop. (Bottom photograph: Justin Fields.)

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