1628 Vine Street
— #22 —The most famous Hollywood restaurant of its day, the Brown Derby opened Valentine's Day, 1929. Owner Robert Cobb was also the inventor of the Cobb Salad. He originated furnishing telephones at tables during mealtime. celebrities popularity was gauged by the number of phone pages they received. Clark Gable proposed to Carole Lombard here in booth 54. Caricatures of movie stars decorated the walls. Damaged by fire and later by earthquake, it was demolished in 1994.
|Placed By||Hollywood Chamber of Commerce|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Monday, October 6th, 2014 at 12:18am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||11S E 377627 N 3774121|
|Decimal Degrees||34.10075000, -118.32665000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 34° 6.045', W 118° 19.599'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||34° 6' 2.70" N, 118° 19' 35.94" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||323, 626, 213, 310, 818,|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1618-1656 Vine St, Los Angeles CA 90028, US|
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