A branch of Bank of America still operates on the southwest corner of 38th Avenue and Balboa Street, but it has expanded to take over where Sterling Cleaners and the Balboa Club bar once stood. In 1951, there were a lot more windows on the 38th Avenue facade of the bank. Walter's Creamery was getting a delivery of Spreckel's Ice Cream in this shot.
WNP photo from approximately same spot, December 29, 2006:
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