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Blast shatters store, 23 hurt
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Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Ruebsamen, James
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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It appears life has returned to normal at the K-Mart department store across from Ross (center) and a gas derrick (left), after a mysterious blast devastated the Ross Dress For Less store in the Fairfax District. At least 23 people were injured when the explosion occurred, perhaps fueled by gas from an abandoned oil field, which was now located somewhere in the basement of the discount clothing store. Photograph dated march 31, 1985.
1 photographic print :b&w ;25 x 35 cm. on sheet 29 x 36 cm.
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
K-Mart Corporation
Ross Dress For Less
Stores & shops--California--Fairfax (Los Angeles)
Department stores--California--Fairfax (Los Angeles)
Natural gas--Accidents--California--Los Angeles
Explosions--California--Los Angeles
Fairfax (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Los Angeles Herald-Examiner photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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