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The neighborhood has been making a quiet resurgence in recent years. The improvements can be directly attributed to a few groups of local residents, stakeholders, and county officials that have been working.
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Above: Elizabeth Arden. Starting in New York, the newspaper advertisements soon extended across the United States inviting women to purchase her cosmetics by mail-order.
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