On the Right Spot

There are many absurdities and inaccuracies in this “untapped cities” blog post, http://untappedcities.com/newyork/2012/08/27/murder-is-my-business-a-weegee-walk/
(To borrow an old computer expression: garbage in – garbage out.
Here is one quick correction:

Screen shot from “untapped cites” blog.
Mud, Sweat & Tears Pottery is at 654 10th Avenue, New York, NY 10036

Screen shot of 1940 phone book (from NYPL).
Spot Bar & Grill is at 651 10th Ave.

The right spot of Weegee’s “On the Spot” photo is 651 10th Ave., and not, according to the “untapped cities” blog, the Mud, Sweat & Tears Pottery place at 654 10th Ave…

This is the scene today:

The right spot.

(To be continued…)

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