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Rex Dumbo 1960 - the flying elephant appeared in the big parade. Rex Dumbo 1960 "Dumbo, the Flying Elephant" in the 1960 Rex parade, 1-March-1960. This photo, by Howard "Cole" Coleman, offers a great "unpack." It features several Canal Street stores, Maison Blanche, Katz and Besthof, Chandler's Shoes. The K&B had been converted to the "Camera Center" by this time. The parade rolled down St. Charles Avenue from Uptown. It turned left going the wrong way up Canal, then made a u-turn at Rampart. Rex then rolled down to the river. 901 Canal Street Maison Blanche dominates the 901 block....
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