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Faded, painted signs, at least 50 years old, on an exterior building wall heralding an obsolete product, an outdated trademark or a clue to the history of the building's occupancy.
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Image for Purse & Co. -- Dallas TXview gallery

NENE5.3 km

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Ghost SignsPurse & Co. -- Dallas TX

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One of the largest ghost signs in downtown Dallas, this sign advertises the offerings of Purse & Co. Furniture Wholesalers.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 7/16/2015

last visited: 5/28/2019

Image for T&P 4 Interstate Gateways -- Dallas TXview gallery

NENE6.8 km

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Ghost SignsT&P 4 Interstate Gateways -- Dallas TX

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A wonderful ghost sign for a fallen flag railroad that was of vital importance to the growth of Dallas and Fort Worth in the historic Central Track area of Dallas.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 5/10/2013

last visited: 5/9/2013

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NENE6.9 km

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Ghost SignsThe Arrangement - Dallas, TX

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The Arrangement is a rustic modern furniture store with locations in Houston and Dallas, TX. This appears to be a previous Dallas location.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 3/22/2018

last visited: never

Image for Pearlstone Grain Elevator ghost -- Dallas TXview gallery

NENE7.6 km

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Ghost SignsPearlstone Grain Elevator ghost -- Dallas TX

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The ghost sign for Pearlstone Grain Elevator in Downtown Dallas, out of business for more decades than anyone can recall

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 11/28/2016

last visited: 8/7/2016

Image for Coca-Cola Ghost Sign -- Rowlett TXview gallery

NENE31.4 km

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Ghost SignsCoca-Cola Ghost Sign -- Rowlett TX

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The Coca-Cola ghost sign on the side of a 1910s-era building in downtown Rowlett TX

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 12/17/2017

last visited: 12/14/2017

Image for Dr. Pepper - Waxahachie, TXview gallery

SS39.6 km

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Ghost SignsDr. Pepper - Waxahachie, TX

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Can of Dr Pepper on a black background.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 5/9/2019

last visited: never

Image for Pastry Shop -- Former Polytechnic City Hall, Fort Worth TXview gallery

WW41.2 km

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Ghost SignsPastry Shop -- Former Polytechnic City Hall, Fort Worth TX

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The ghost sign on the side of the former Polytechnic City Hall, which was annexed into the City of Fort Worth in 1922

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 11/3/2017

last visited: never

Image for Farmers & Merchants State Bank - Maypearl, TXview gallery

SS50.7 km

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Ghost SignsFarmers & Merchants State Bank - Maypearl, TX

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On the second story of a red brick building that used to be the bank, but is now an antique store.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 11/10/2017

last visited: 7/4/2019

Image for Dr. Pepper - Maypearl, TXview gallery

SS50.7 km

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Ghost SignsDr. Pepper - Maypearl, TX

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Long narrow advertisement (approx. 20-25 ft) painted on a red brick wall of the former Maypearl Garage (now vacant).

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 11/10/2017

last visited: 7/4/2019

Image for J. P. Dowell Hardware -- McKinney TXview gallery

NN54.9 km

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Ghost SignsJ. P. Dowell Hardware -- McKinney TX

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Two ghost signs (one on the other) for J. P. Dowell Hardware Co. is easily spotted from the modern, bustling Collin County courthouse square in downtown McKinney.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 7/6/2015

last visited: 7/9/2015

Image for Berry-Moses Co.  -- McKinney TXview gallery

NN55 km

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Ghost SignsBerry-Moses Co. -- McKinney TX

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A ghost sign for the Berry-Moses Co., a McKinney clothing store, stretches across the front of the old IOOF Lodge #953 building in downtown McKinney TX

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 7/6/2015

last visited: 7/9/2015

Image for Evers Hardware Ghost Sign - Denton, TXview gallery

NWNW59.4 km

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Ghost SignsEvers Hardware Ghost Sign - Denton, TX

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Evers Hardware Ghost Sign in Denton, TX

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member TerraViators

location: Texas

date approved: 4/15/2016

last visited: 10/8/2017

Image for Dr. Pepper Sign - Van Alystine, TXview gallery

NN79.7 km

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Ghost SignsDr. Pepper Sign - Van Alystine, TX

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Sign on the side of a vacant building suggests Dr. Pepper gives you vim, vigor and vitality!

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 11/24/2017

last visited: 1/4/2018

Image for SEAMAN-EAST-GROCER-COview gallery

NENE81.6 km

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Ghost SignsSEAMAN-EAST-GROCER-CO

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This building is boarded up and not in use at this time.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BackPak

location: Texas

date approved: 7/26/2006

last visited: 1/17/2015

Image for Owl Cigar - West, TXview gallery

SS107 km

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Ghost SignsOwl Cigar - West, TX

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I think it used to have a whte owl with a full moon behind it where the white door is now. I think the product is actually "White Owl Cigars"

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 7/7/2017

last visited: never

Image for Perkins Brothers Co. -- Athens TXview gallery

SESE110.1 km

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Ghost SignsPerkins Brothers Co. -- Athens TX

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A ghost sign for the Perkins Brothers Company, which opened in 1905 on the east side of the square in downtown Athens TX

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 12/2/2014

last visited: 12/3/2014

Image for Mineola Drug Co. - Mineola, TXview gallery

EE126.7 km

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Ghost SignsMineola Drug Co. - Mineola, TX

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Former drug store is now the First Baptist Church Student Center.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 11/26/2018

last visited: never

Image for Matthew Heard & Cady -- Bowie TXview gallery

NWNW130.8 km

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Ghost SignsMatthew Heard & Cady -- Bowie TX

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Multiple ultra-cool ghost signs linger on the sides of a huge old harware and appliance store building in downtown Bowie

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 5/14/2014

last visited: 5/14/2014

Image for McCrory's - Waco, TXview gallery

SS134.7 km

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Ghost SignsMcCrory's - Waco, TX

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The second line probably says "5 - 10 - 25 Store".

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 2/19/2018

last visited: never

Image for E&W Linen Collars & Cuff - Waco, TXview gallery

SS134.7 km

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Ghost SignsE&W Linen Collars & Cuff - Waco, TX

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Plaster removal from side of building next to the Waco Hippodrome Theater (An old 1920's garment factory remodeled into the 714 Lofts) revealed a ghost sign.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 7/7/2017

last visited: never

Image for Percy Medicine - Waco, TXview gallery

SS135.2 km

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Ghost SignsPercy Medicine - Waco, TX

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Percy Medicine was manufactured in this building until early 21st Century. Percy Medicine was patented by two men in Waco in 1904. It is still available for purchase to this day

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 8/28/2017

last visited: 5/24/2019

Image for Brewer Tire Co. - Marietta, OKview gallery

NN135.7 km

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Ghost SignsBrewer Tire Co. - Marietta, OK

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A ghost sign for Brewer Tire Co. is on the side of Wilson Tire Co., a reminder of the tire shop's previous incarnation, at 501 W Main St, Marietta, OK.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 6/28/2014

last visited: 6/25/2014

Image for Dr. Pepper - Hico, TXview gallery

SWSW140.2 km

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Ghost SignsDr. Pepper - Hico, TX

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Large sign on the side of Cole's General Store.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 7/8/2018

last visited: never

Image for Bright and Early - Hico, TXview gallery

SWSW140.2 km

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Ghost SignsBright and Early - Hico, TX

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On the side of "Fg Clothing Sugar Moon Antiques" on Pecan Street.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 7/8/2018

last visited: never

Image for Eveready Radio Batteries - Hico, TXview gallery

SWSW140.2 km

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Ghost SignsEveready Radio Batteries - Hico, TX

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On the side of "Fg Clothing Sugar Moon Antiques" on Pecan Street.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 7/8/2018

last visited: never

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