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Thursday, April 7, 2005

Photos

Signs of San Jose: Now, that’s what I’m talking about

Alma Bowl

From Highway 87, the VTA light rail, or Caltrain, this one’s tough to miss.

Alma Bowl

The bowling alley, pizza joint, cocktail lounge, and tamaleria are all gone. A stubborn little patch on the north (right) side is all that remains of the paint around the neck of the pin.

Alma Bowl

What a beauty. Too bad the neon never comes on.

Update 2/27/06: They knocked the bowling alley down last week, and with it came the sign. Why not commemorate the occasion with the purchase of a photo print, available in a range of sizes from puny to poster. Act now!