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Historic Hotel And New Shops Drawing Cards

Internationally famous Hollywood Hotel, on Hollywood Blvd. from Highland Ave to Orchid Street covers more than four acres of ground and has been the center of the civic and social life and the home of the stars for many years, from the beginning of the film industry in Hollywood, it is pointed out. Today there is probably no more widely know hotel name in the world. The widening of Highland Ave has prompted the development of eight modern shops as part of the east end.

Pictured above is the panoramic view of the newly improved Highland Avenue, gay with flags and hunting in readiness for formal opening of the new two and a half million-dollar throughfare tomorrow afternoon. The thoroughfare, a secondary state highway reaches from Cahuenga Pass to Santa Monica Blvd and another modern traffic artery into the heart of Hollywood. Hollywood Citizen News