Forlorn Row, Border of Fairgrounds and Hyde Park

I was driving around up near Bob Reuter’s boyhood home when I made a left, and headed down 25th Street. I saw these four houses, each in their own state of deterioration. I snapped a picture, knowing that I had just grabbed a great picture that sums up what is so sad about this isolated corner of the city. It was rainy, and overcast, but it captures the mood of the neighborhood.

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    1. Chris Naffziger says:

      I frequently focus on the good news in Hyde Park, for example:

      http://stlouispatina.com/recalled-to-life-hyde-park/

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