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The Buffalo Criterion. (Buffalo, N.Y.) 1925-1973, October 03, 1970, Image 2

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F]^LO C R lTto^ „ .up'pto,'\ \: Meaning UVING UN d I r LAW\ •*>““ \««• - It. >-itn It t-Kn !\■ »•»! M> M..tK flM The T a g Is On Jefferson Avenue •Ihi. 197(i_thW8 Ncsp-O doctors witl, offices .’orr.fni fa the Maaten end Klicntt DiiWctt, have been robbed. Early this year, Dr. Russell W. Holland was robbed in his dental office on Jefferson and E. Utica Sts. During the summer Dr. M. S. McGuire was attacked as he was leaving his garage. Two wedks ago Dr. E. E. N.dain was mugged in his office on Jefferson and Peekham Sts. by three thugs, Only the firat cast brought *hout an arrest of a suspect. Added to this, drug stores ori the same street—Jefferson—have been held up and _____ mii m w _ .jj _______ -- burglarised so that at leaat seven of them . . J -------- ------------ have ckmd their doors and the balance have T , *“■ » QUOTATIONS curtailed th e i r houmi making it very diffi- ^ W \tk A cult and Inconvenient to have prescriptions ™ c™aiw« cow *. k ™ . - 'illed and obtain emergency Today the name of the str.„ the most publicity is Jefferson. . w , , . . . Ar:' »Ugma during probibition days when it was su noted for its alleged booUcKing—butbecauae™\ n. v. ,i* -- i it .was the main street near the side e t r ^ •diere our people resided, it was knows for t» tha best burineas acUvity and operation for the 4 ^v—— - « w group, fa spite of the stigma. unUl redevel- epment demolition changed this reality. Feny St then ,uck«i up the tag for »u e h duuter duration. j»U! .Jeffer»op Ave. g h ^ L S T S ^ connected the. two .Negro arean downtown ^ ' ' “ ' ..«ai CohlgpriBgs, was a beautiful, busy street ... ettmwising three business sections and astoci- ations and at one time had a big water reser­ voir at the site of the stadium. The three business leagues included the.Wiilliam Street, J.effc.rson-0«iesee,and the North Jef- , fersott. Agsocjatipns, To observe a street of this s.tat ure &ll ifao the reputation that it BOW ha* fa:jp« a-short spaa, of a decad. aboHld be thei-concern - ' leadartWp, jminedintcly Your Money by Edward M. Donohue __ - 'ewoifc l State Bankers AsMcUtiaa l ' ; . : T -'’S

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