Signs don't mean a thing

Signs don't mean a thing
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Title: Signs don't mean a thing

Four women standing under wooden scaffolding and leaning against railing, probably on Fulton Street; sign behind them reads, "HACK STAND, 3 TAXICABS, NO PARKING." Caption: "SIGNS DON'T MEAN A THING to nylon-seeking ladies who stood determinedly, a 'no parking' sign notwithstanding, outside Mays Department Store today, where the precious hosiery was on sale."

Date: 1946
Location: Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Brooklyn Heights (New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Brooklyn eagle.
More Details: Title from caption on verso.
On verso: date stamped: Apr. 30, 1946; "Eagle staff photo."
Collection: Department Stores
Subject: Department stores
Institution: Brooklyn Public Library, Brooklyn Collection.
Medium: Gelatin silver prints.
Photographic prints.
Rights: Copyright restrictions apply to the use of this image. For more information or to obtain a photographic reproduction of this image, contact the Brooklyn Collection at Brooklyn Public Library.
ID: DEPT 0079