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Shelly's Loan Company (Chicago, IL) - The Blues Brothers
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn
N 41° 48.570 W 087° 37.176
16T E 448533 N 4628811
Quick Description: ‘Ray’s Music Store’, where the band buys equipment from Ray Charles.
Location: Illinois, United States
Date Posted: 8/26/2010 1:10:30 PM
Waymark Code: WM9JJA
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member Jeremy
Views: 3

Long Description:
Still not ‘Calumet City’ as claimed, though. It’s Shelly’s Loan Company, 300 East 47th Street at South Prairie Avenue. The scene included dancing in the street and atop the elevated train station platform in the background over 47th Street. The music stars mural is still visible on the Prairie Avenue western face of the store.

It was a very dreary day when I visited and I don't think there is much joy on these streets these days.
Movie or TV Show: The Blues Brothers

Year Released or First Aired: 1,980.00

IMDB Link: [Web Link]

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