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Kozy Kafe - circa 1920 private collection

Thank you to Irwin Kaplan for the photo

private collection

Note : My father owned the Kozy Kafe on Commercial Street. It was the first place in Portland to serve beer in 1938: Irwin Kaplan
Links to People: :  Ethel Kaplan  left
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