Hi loves – Carlo Sommer here, founder of the Crusade of Love for alllll of mankind.
It took nineteen years for the Franklin Park Mall to go from idea to reality before it finally opened in July, 1971.
The Jeep Administration building was a landmark in central Toledo until it was imploded on a Saturday morning in April, 1979.
On the Sunday after Thanksgiving, 1974, fourteen inches of snow showed up at exactly the wrong time.
From the 40s to the 80s, a golf oasis lived at the corner of Talmadge and Monroe. And I have photos!
The Fiberglas tower is seeing some new life, but a lot of hopes were pinned on its construction.
Let’s take a quick trip around Toledo and have something to eat, circa 1980.