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    I drove up 3rd street in Philly last month,...

    I drove up 3rd street in Philly last month, 11/2019, the only hint of the days of the machinery dealers was the old Swanger Bro’s. Machinery sign still hanging on their old building. The neighborhood...
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    Thank you JOE for such nice memories..... I too...

    Thank you JOE for such nice memories..... I too remember the Marlin and model shop at Grand.... and some of the other dealers.... and the while I thought it was great the older guys I was with were...
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    I kept trying to remember the name of another...

    I kept trying to remember the name of another place around the corner.... Thanks Don.... it was Swanger bros.... what I like are the brass plates with the dealers logo's on them.... have a few but...
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    I used to go there about 20 years ago... then...

    I used to go there about 20 years ago... then there were only about two blocks of dealers left on 3rd just to the north of Market...... On news years eve afternoon a about 4 years ago my wife and I...
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