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Entrance to the Ritz Dine and Dance

Entrance to the Ritz Dine and Dance image

Catering to the dance craze spawned during Prohibition, the Ritz Dine and Dance opened at 209 State Street in 1930. Featuring "Music and dancing at all hours," one could dance nearby at the Hut, the Den, Drake's Sandwich Shop, and Granger's Dancing Academy.

Frame location: East side of South State Street, near the curb, facing west down East Liberty Street.

Collection info: Michigan Alumnus 9/13/30, p741

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