Largo on Sunset Strip
Club LARGO opened on Sunset Strip by Chuck Landis. A burlesque club that featured comedians and the most exotic girls in filmland. Before it was Largo it had been the Westside Market and Hazen's market. Today it is better known as THE ROXY. Next door to Largo was the Villa Nova which became the Rainbow Bar and Grill. The structure is still the same. See my entry for the Villa Nova for more info.
Table / Postcard Pop Up Flyer for Largo
Back in the day this building was called the Westside Market. Today it's the world famous
Roxy. As you can see the building is very much the same.
LARGO was filmed for the movie, "Marlowe". Here is the clip...
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