Great list of things that are gone, O'Nut.
It made me sad and mad and then I made a list of great things that ARE still here.
DISNEYLAND(a little known hang out)
The GREATEST chicken and fries:
Great Mexican food:
Dr. Hogly Wogly's BBQ:
Tam O'Shanter Inn:
Movie stills, posters, lobby cards:
Little three car ferry between Balboa Island and Balboa Penninsula:
Nate and Al's Deli:
Totally camp entertainment:
And Johnnie's Pastrami in Culver City (no web address)
Please add more, I know I didn't even scratch the surface.