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Lion & Sons furniture store located at Second and San Fernando Streets in San Jose. Signs read: "L. Lion & Sons Co., Incorporated. Established 1856;" "Lion's;" "Carpets;" "Furniture;" "Draperies." A car is parked at the curb in front of the store. Pedestrians walk by. "Founded in 1856 by Lazard Lion, the company moved to this new building at the corner of Second and San Fernando Streets in 1908. Though L. Lion went out of business in 1967, the structure still remains, with the first floor occupied by the Gordon Biersch Brew Pub." From: Bob Johnson. "San Jose," Arcadia Publishing. p. 20. (http://books.google.com/books?id=azqvDO8PnasC&lpg=PA20&dq=lion%20and%20sons%20san%20jose&pg=PA20#v=onepage&q=lion%20and%20sons%20san%20jose&f=false)