G. J. Hooper Stoves – 1370 Queen St. W.

Banner photo is of 1370 Queen St. W. North side, in 2009.  Photo by K Taylor.

What is now the awkwardly named “4 Your Hair Extensions” was once G. J. Hooper’s Stoves, dating from 1899.

Photo by K Taylor

Now look at what we find should we go peeping in doorways that don’t belong to us…

Photo by K Taylor

The man, George Joseph Hooper, left his mark lo those many years ago.   As this is the entrance to the apartment above the storefront, I’d wager he lived here too – or at least owned the building.

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