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The wild battery charger is on the South Side. Graffiti art influence is evident but not overwhelming. Expert Truck Lettering is on Grand Avenue at Armour. The insurance office is far South on Kedzie. Humpin' to Please, former freight terminal for Camelback Movers, is on Cicero Avenue near the Stevenson Expressway in Cicero.
The mystifying association of Huck Finn with donuts and hamburgers is a longtime South Side favorite on Archer Avenue. Peggy's, once on California near Pershing Road, is gone, survived by the enigma of the sign's central shape. Not sure of the location of the Subs sign. Broadway Pizzeria and Grill is also no more, with its waiter presumably pained by being left black & white. Campesino was on Broadway near Balmoral. Happy Noodles is on Central near Belmont.
Plastic shop signs usually are blandly executed, if not mass-produced. But Grisel and Junior on Armitage Avenue features this nice, but enigmatic, pair. Fine Arts Studio is on Chicago near Ashland. Globo, at Broadway and Racine in the heart of Uptown, made do with the surface and imagery at hand. Bullis Lock, Addison at Milwaukee, makes a strong statement.
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