Baltimore’s Downtown Week in October 1948

Here’s a cool old advertisement that we dug up in the Sunday edition of The Baltimore Sun from October 17th, 1948. It’s a program spurred on by Mayor Thomas D’Alesandro — also known as the father of former Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi. Check it out below and click on it for a larger version.

Baltimore's downtown week in 1948
Baltimore’s downtown week in 1948Baltimo