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Hoot Owl Cafe
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Security Pacific National Bank Photo Collection
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Hoot Owl Cafe in the shape of an owl, located at 8711 Long Beach Boulevard in Long Beach. The head rotated; the eyes, made from Buick headlamps, blinked; the sign: Hoot hoot, I scream, used elements of a theater marquee. For over 50 years, Tillie Hattrup ran this L.A.-area refreshment spot designed and built by her husband, Roy in 1926-27. It was demolished in 1979.
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Security Pacific National Bank Collection
Architecture-Programmatic.; S-001-505.39 4x5
Hattrup, Roy
Hattrup, Tillie
Hoot Owl Cafe (Long Beach, Calif.)
Ice cream parlors--California--Los Angeles
Mimetic architecture--California--Long Beach
Mimetic architecture
Lost architecture
Long Beach (Calif.)

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