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LOOKING NORTHEAST FROM THE "FLATIRON" BUILDING.
Metropolitan Life Insurance.
Dr. Parkhurst's Churches,
BROADWAY AND THIRTY-NINTH STREET, LOOKING NORTH. Metropolitan Opera House
Times Building Hotel Astor
Baltimore—or is it the Baltimore hostelry upper end of the Rialto, looms the Times that resembles the New York hotel? Going Building on old Longacre Square, now reback again to Twenty-third Street and look- christened Times Square, garnished all ing northward on Broadway one sees several around by the oriental-looking Kiosks of the big department stores and the owls of the Subway. Silently, with faces set sharply architecturally satisfying Herald Building. towards each other, the Times Building The noisy whir of the elevated and its un- guards the upper end of the new business sightly track, somewhat mar what would center; the Flatiron Building the lower end. otherwise be a pleasant place to look upon, Standing, whitely, high above the rest of the Herald Square. Beyond that, bounding the world about them the one; looming darkly,