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Ghost Signs

  • Aired: 11/02/2010
  • 08:17
  • Rating: NR
You can't buy Marigold margarine or the Chicago Daily News anymore, but you can still see ads for these and other long-gone products and businesses on walls all over town. Geoffrey Baer brings us a revealing look at Chicago's "ghost signs."
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A revealing look at ads across Chicago for businesses or products no longer in existence
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