Advert for Rangh Court

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Advert for Rangh Court


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This advertisement from the St. Paul Sun announces the Grand Opening of Rangh Court located at 989-995 Rondo Avenue. It was a project developed by the Twin Cities Negro Development Co., Inc. The St. Paul Sun was a newspaper distinct to the Rondo neighborhood. The advert is courtesy of L. Archie Anderson.

The opposing page shows the rennovations at Husnik's Food Centre on Robert St, celebrating 22 years of service to the community.


St. Paul Sun




Anderson, Marvin


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The Twin City Negro Development Co., Inc. invites the public to inspect their first cooperative housing project at 989-995 Rondo St. at Chatsworth.  It will be open for inspection today starting at 2:00 P. M. 

This unusual modern group of buildings was constructed by the Twin City Negro Development Company, Inc. They are now ready for occupancy and are available to anyone regardless of race, color or creed. The officers of the organization are Ira Rawls [President], Miles Newlen [1st Vice President], Clyde Gillmore [Treasurer], L. A. Anderson [Secretary], B. M. Henderson. It is the first of several projects to provide needed housing. Later, business and hotel facilities will be provided on other property. The individual housing units consist of 5 rooms and a full basement. On the first floor is the living room, dinette and kitchen. The floors are of oak, except the kitchen, which is provided with a cream colored linoleum. The design is simple and modern with horizontal window lines. Woodwork is finished in a light tone. The second floor has two amply sized bedrooms with large closets, a linen closet and complete bathroom. Each building is equipped with a fully automatic forced air, oil burning heating system thermostatically controlled and an automatic domestic hot water system. A full laundry has been provided in the basement. The development will be open for inspection today and all are invited to see the model apartment that is completely furnished and equipped with the newest in household furnishings and appliances.
The dinette off the living room provides plenty of space for furnishings and is conveniently adjacent to the kitchen. The living room is large and well planned with ample wall space. Large corner windows are provided in each living unit. Kitchens are equipped with commodious build in cabinets with under window double sink. The second floor of each apartment contains two bedrooms and bath. This is the master bedroom.
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HUSNIK'S FOOD CENTRE CELEBRATES 22 Years of SERVICE to the people of this area 922 S. Robert Next to West Twins A MODERN--SELF-SERVICE FOOD STORE This is the newly remodeled store of Husnik's at 922 S. Robert where this family has been serving the people of the area faithfully for 22 years. B. J. Husnik is shown with sons Bernie and Don beside the fine Hussmann vegetable display in the fruit and vegetable department of this newly remodeled store. A fine meat and dairy department in a fine food market of the West St. Paul area. You'll like the selection . . . the popular prices . . . the friendly service. Wider aisles, improved lighting and fixtures, more attractive food displays are shown in this interior picture of the popular Husnik Food Centre.


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