Ghost Signs

  165 McDermot Avenue (North)
  Address:

165 McDermot Avenue (North)

  Ghost Sign Transcribed:
  • L. GALPERN CANDY CO.
  • CHOCOLATES
  • CANDIES
  History:

L. Galpern Candy Company

The L. Galpern Candy Company was founded in the 1920s Louis Galpern and is best known for their Fine Candy brand and as a manufacturers’ agent for Milady Chocolates. Their confectionary caught on and the family company grew into a large operation, moving from their Jarvis Street operation to 165 McDermot in 1943. The business ceased operations in 1973.

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