What is the sound of one piston slapping?
What is the sound of one piston slapping?

It seems odd to me that a hotel would be advertising itself as “FIRE PROOF.” I don’t imagine it really was. 

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That photo was taken in 1907, and here is the spot today. The church and the hotel are still there, though it appears the latter was greatly expanded in later years, and the front was modified.

Illustration for article titled The Richmond

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